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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. 

Nanfang'ao Bridge collapse Taiwan
Image: Wikimedia Commons (Military News Agency)
Authorities have launched an investigation into the collapse of a bridge that killed six people on Tuesday, Oct. 1, in northeast Taiwan. The Nanfang'…
October 03, 2019
The North Carolina DOT (NCDOT) recently began distributing over $147.5 million in state street aid to 508 local municipalities across the state. The…
October 01, 2019
Wheeling Suspension Bridge West Virginia
Image: Famartin [CCA-4.0] via Wikimedia Commons
After multiple incidents of continued disregard of weight limit and safety restrictions by motorists on the Wheeling Suspension Bridge, officials…
September 25, 2019
New York state bridges TRIP report
Image: TRIP
A new report recently released by transportation research nonprofit group TRIP shows that 10% of bridges in New York State are rated as poor or…
September 23, 2019
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
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