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Rhode Island DOT breaks ground on Washington Bridge North project
Image: Rhode Island DOT
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) this week broke ground on the $78 million Washington Bridge North project. The goal of the…
October 13, 2021
Chatham Bridge
Image: Virginia DOT
Following a 16-month rehabilitation effort, the Chatham Bridge in Virginia reopened to vehicle traffic early this week, reconnecting the City of…
October 12, 2021
Figure 1. Structural adhesive being injected into a steel connection.
Figure 1. Structural adhesive being injected into a steel connection. Image: Carsten Kunde from Diamant
Corrosion is a common deterioration mode of steel bridges, leading to expensive maintenance operations. Crevice corrosion is a prevalent form of…
October 05, 2021
Corrosion on a National Highway System bridge in Wyoming
Corrosion on a National Highway System bridge in Wyoming. Image: Wyoming DOT | GAO
The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) this week released a report saying that the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) could better assist…
September 29, 2021
Every $1 increase in federal highway, bridge, and public transit investment under the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act (IIJA) will generate…
September 22, 2021
The Pennsylvania Public-Private Transportation Partnership Office announced that three teams will be invited to submit proposals competing to enter…
September 21, 2021
North Carolina DOT conducting research on demolished Bonner Bridge
Image: North Carolina DOT
The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) is partnering with North Carolina State University (NCSU) on a research project related to…
September 16, 2021
West Virginia awards contract for Wheeling Suspension Bridge rehab project
Image: Office of Gov. Jim Justice
The West Virginia Division of Highways (WVDOH) recently announced that the project to repair and rehabilitate the historic Wheeling Suspension Bridge…
September 13, 2021
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