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Welcome to the Bridges Channel, a special feature that provides the user an in-depth look at the bridge industry. This section offers several areas to explore: product spotlights, article archives, related case studies, related video and product/supplier contact list. 

Contractor uses robots to speed up Utah’s largest hydrodemolition bridge repair
Crews direct Aqua Cutters to remove 4 in. of the 8-in. bridge deck concrete with 20,000 psi water jets, leaving 1 in. between the remaining concrete and the rebar. All images courtesy Redi Services unless otherwise noted
Infrastructure repair is a hot topic today, and rightfully so. From potholes to deteriorating bridges, keeping up with repairs—and finding the money…
September 04, 2019
The U.S. DOT today announced the recipients of $225 million in Competitive Highway Bridge Program (CHBP) grant funding. The grants will fund a…
August 29, 2019
Gov. Cuomo reviews construction of the Kosciuszko Bridge in NYC
Gov. Cuomo reviews construction of the Kosciuszko Bridge in NYC. Image: governorandrewcuomo on Flickr.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced the second span of the Kosciuszko Bridge will open to traffic before rush hour early Thursday morning,…
August 26, 2019
Atkinson County Bridge Replacement; Georgia DOT design-build bridge replacement program
The Atkinson County Bridge Replacement is one of 24 completed projects in GDOT's design-build bridge replacement program. Image courtesy Georgia DOT.
The Georgia DOT (GDOT) recently announced that the local bridge bundle replacements funded in FY 2016 are now complete and open to traffic. The…
August 16, 2019
Florida International University bridge collapse in Miami
Site of the FIU bridge collapse in Sweetwater, Florida. Image courtesy OSHA.
The families of victims and survivors of the Florida International University (FIU) bridge collapse which killed six people and injured eight in…
August 13, 2019
Gov. Jim Justice and leaders from the West Virginia DOT (WVDOT) announced yesterday that the contract for work upgrading more than two dozen bridges…
August 06, 2019
The Huckleberry Trail near Virginia Tech carries commuters and recreational users between Blacksburg and Christiansburg, Virginia. In recent years…
August 02, 2019
I-90 project enclosed pedestrian overpass bridge
A significant feature of the I-90 project is a $6 million enclosed pedestrian overpass bridge and accompanying entry buildings integrated within the interchange. This steel truss bridge with glass curtain walls spans the tollway and connects express bus stations on both sides of I-90, improving mobility and safety for pedestrians and transit users.
Multimodal connectivity is becoming an increasingly popular concept in addressing congestion and quality-of-life issues. While there are abundant…
August 01, 2019
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