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The new Third Street Bridge in Dayton, Ohio tells an extraordinary and unique story about the city and its people. Beyond the pressing functional…
May 19, 2022
Two civil engineers—Thomas Telford and John Loudon McAdam—are credited with building the first modern roads in the 1800s. Telford would later improve…
January 04, 2022
Happy New Year! I hope that you and your loved ones had a happy and safe holiday season. Now, it’s time to get to work and kick off 2022 right—with…
January 04, 2022
Indiana DOT completes first all-precast bridge replacement using carbon nanofiber UHPC
Image credit (all photos): Force Construction
The $40 billion allocated for bridge repairs, replacement, and rehabilitation under President Biden’s Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act is the…
January 04, 2022
Figure 1: A large U.S. coal power plant.
Figure 1: A large U.S. coal power plant.
In the spring of 2020 New York changed forever, and not just because of COVID. On March 14, 2020, the last coal power plant in New York State closed…
January 04, 2022
Oklahoma’s interstate construction history provides an inherent experiment allowing the comparison of asphalt versus concrete highway surface…
January 04, 2022
A high-density asphalt paver is used to compact the dry concrete mix while paving. The pavement was at 95% density or higher coming out of the paver.
A high-density asphalt paver is used to compact the dry concrete mix while paving. The pavement was at 95% density or higher coming out of the paver.
In 2019, the city of Mexico, Missouri, needed a fast, affordable, and durable solution when reconstructing the only access route for one of the area’…
January 04, 2022
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