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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. 

In this episode of Zooming in on Infrastructure, Associate Editor Tim Bruns speaks with John Haggerty, Director of Engineering & Construction…
May 19, 2021
Arkansas DOT confirms failure in I-40 bridge inspection process for past two years
Image: Arkansas DOT
The Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) this week confirmed that there was a failure in the bridge inspection process which allowed…
May 19, 2021
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Maybe constructing a three-span pedestrian and bicycle bridge sounds easy enough. But what if it is going over the third-busiest set of railroad…
May 19, 2021
Tennessee awards contract to repair cracking on I-40 Hernando de Soto Bridge
Diagram of I-40 Hernando de Soto Bridge identifying the location of the fracture. Image: Tennessee DOT
The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) announced yesterday the emergency bridge repair project for the I-40 Hernando de Soto Bridge has…
May 18, 2021
Work completed on Navy Pier Flyover Project in Chicago
Image: Chicago Department of Transportation
The Chicago Department of Transportation (CDOT) this week held a ribbon cutting to open the Navy Pier Flyover Project. The pedestrian and bike bridge…
May 13, 2021
Cracking shuts down I-40 Mississippi River Bridge between Tennessee and Arkansas
Image: Trevor Birchett via Wikimedia Commons
A routine bridge inspection of the I-40 Hernando de Soto Bridge over the Mississippi River revealed a crack that requires further investigation,…
May 12, 2021
UPDATED - May 11, 2021: New Photos It is easy to forget in our coverage of bridges and bridge building that some of the most used and useful…
May 11, 2021
The U.S. faces an unprecedented challenge in maintaining and rehabilitating its aging transportation infrastructure. Agencies in every state are…
May 05, 2021
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