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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. 

Baudette/Rainy River International Bridge replacement project complete
Image: Minnesota DOT
The Minnesota DOT (MnDOT)—in cooperation with the Ontario Ministry of Transportation—has completed the replacement of the Baudette/Rainy River…
October 16, 2020
The three bridges over the Firth of Forth (from left to right); the Forth Bridge, the Forth Road Bridge, and the Queensferry Crossing.
The three bridges over the Firth of Forth (from left to right); the Forth Bridge, the Forth Road Bridge, and the Queensferry Crossing.
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When the Forth Road Bridge began to deteriorate and was threatened with closure, it was vital to keep the Edinburgh-Fife trunk road open for the tens…
June 11, 2020
Bridge over Illinois River providing access to state parks finishes up
Image: Illinois DOT via Twitter
The Illinois DOT announced today the completion of the new Illinois 178 bridge over the Illinois River, a feat that is expected to improve local…
October 06, 2020
Gerald Desmond Bridge replacement project opens to traffic in California
Image: Port of Long Beach
A ceremonial opening of California’s first cable-stayed bridge—which was constructed to replace the Gerald Desmond Bridge in the Port of Long Beach—…
October 05, 2020
The Longbird Bridge looking northeast. Photo by Akil Simmons.
The Longbird Bridge looking northeast. Photo by Akil Simmons.
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The Longbird Bridge in Bermuda, a swinging asymmetrical steel span, was built across Castle Harbor by the US Navy in 1953 to facilitate movements to…
October 01, 2020
In this episode, Senior Managing Editor Brian W. Budzynski talks with Kevin Johns, movable bridge business unit director for Modjeski & Masters…
September 28, 2020
Florida DOT provides update on Pensacola Bay Bridge recovery efforts
Image: Florida DOT
The Florida DOT (FDOT) announced this week that its statewide team of bridge experts is continuing to inspect and assess the impact to the Pensacola…
September 25, 2020
Pensacola Bay Bridge crane damage from Hurricane Sally
Image: City of Gulf Breeze via Twitter
A section of the Pensacola Bay Bridge, also known as the Three Mile Bridge, is missing as a result of damage to the bridge from Hurricane Sally,…
September 17, 2020
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