Roads & Bridges' Top 10 Bridge awards

Roads & Bridges' Top 10 Bridge awards, created in 2000, recognize the top projects in North America. Each year, nominations are submitted to the R&B editorial staff, which determines the Top 10 list based on project challenges, impact to region and scope of work.

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Position 7 Winners


NO. 7: U.S. 21 over Harbor River Bridge Replacement

The design team overcame numerous challenges to complete the final design and plans for the U.S. 21 over Harbor River Bridge project. The project design criteria specified a 65...

NO. 7: Vrooman Road Bridge

Vrooman Road is a county road that provides critical connection in Lake County, with dedicated exit and entrance ramps to I-90. The previous Vrooman Road Bridge over the Grand...

No. 7 - Wildcat Creek Bridge (U.S. 12)

Designers and contractors on a successful project are rarely as modest as those who championed the Wildcat Creek Bridge. In fact, they thought this was a pretty simple, straightforward...

No. 7 - St. Croix Crossing

This one mattered so much, it required an Act of Congress and a presidential signature to bring it home. The St. Croix Crossing Bridge spans the St. Croix National Scenic Waterway...

No. 7 - Fort Hamer Bridge

Back in 1909, when everyone dressed in their Sunday best every day, there was not a collection taken in an attempt to build a new bridge. Residents were more in favor of improving...

No. 7 - Hulton Bridge Replacement

The Hulton has a history of providing access to major regional transportation connections that include S.R. 28 and 910 interchanges and the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The new bridge...

No. 7 - Winona Bridge

As Minnesota’s first CMGC project, the Winona Bridge features a 450-ft main span over a commercial navagational channel. Carrying southbound TH 43 traffic over the Mississippi...
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No. 7 - Elk Grove Creek Trail Crossing at S.R. 99

You want to follow a trail. The design of the Elk Grove Creek Trail Crossing was infl uenced by the existing trail space topography at the site, as well as an existing Federal...
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2013 Top 10 Bridges - No. 7

Project: 130th & Torrence Truss BridgeLocation: ChicagoCost: $21 millionLength: 394 ftDesigner: Alfred Benesch & Co.Contractor: Walsh ConstructionOwner: Chicago DOTDepression ...
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2012 Top 10 Bridges: No. 7

PROJECT: CLEVELAND’S I-90 INNERBELT BRIDGELOCATION: ClevelandCOST: $290 millionLENGTH: 5,000 ftDESIGNERS: HNTB Corp.CONTRACTOR: Walsh Construction Co.OWNER: Ohio DOT One thing...