New Kentucky Bridge Replaces Cluttered Span

New Kentucky Bridge Replaces Cluttered Span

Paducah, Kentucky Paducah, KY., has become home to a $95 million visually transparent, parallel chord truss bridge over the Tennessee River. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) recently replaced an aging, structurally deficient span of U.S. 60 in western...
Short Span Merit Award – Mill Creek Bridge

Short Span Merit Award – Mill Creek Bridge

Sustainability Commendation – Mill Creek Bridge, Astoria, Oregon Ever Increasing Rehabilitation needs for corroded steel bridges are one of the Oregon Department of Transportation’s (ODOT) biggest ongoing concerns. While high-performance steel (HPS) is an...
Major Span National Award – Hastings Bridge

Major Span National Award – Hastings Bridge

“This is a bridge of the future – at over 500 ft, this project really advanced the state-of-the-art for tied arch design and construction” – Brian Kozy The Hastings Bridge over the Mississippi River in Hastings, Minnesota, is a record breaker....
Pasquotank River Bridge Replacement

Pasquotank River Bridge Replacement

Structural steel brings balance to an asymmetrical bascule-leaf bridge near the Pasquotank River in coastal North Carolina Elizabeth City, N.C., is a historic seat of transportation. As far back as the mid-1700s, inspection stations and ferries were established along...
Abraham Lincoln Bridge – Across the Ohio River

Abraham Lincoln Bridge – Across the Ohio River

Connecting Louisville KY., with Jefferson IN., across the Ohio River COWI North America Ltd. designed an innovative foundation system with an inherently flexible three-tower cable-stayed system and employed state of the art probalistic service life design to achieve...
Picture Perfect – Portageville Bridge

Picture Perfect – Portageville Bridge

Portageville Bridge – A historic project site scores an appealing upgrade American Bridge (AB) has once again found itself working in a national treasure. Considered the “Grand Canyon of the East” as well as the 2015 winner of the USA TODAY Reader’s Choice Award...
Major Span National Award – Sellwood Bridge

Major Span National Award – Sellwood Bridge

Sellwood Bridge – Portland, OR. In a city known for its bridges, Portland, Oregon’s Sellwood Bridge over the Willamette River stands out amongst the rest for its elegant, flowing lines and low profile. It is also the city’s first steel deck arch structure and...
Reconstruction National Award – RFK Bridge

Reconstruction National Award – RFK Bridge

Robert F. Kennedy Bridge – Manhattan Approach Ramps When building a new bridge proved too costly, steel’s ability to be retrofitted provided the economical solution for the RFK Bridge Manhattan approach ramps. Aside from localized deterioration, the steel...