Tag: bridge deck
The International Grooving & Grinding AssociationAnnounces New Tip Sheet to Improve Bridge Deck Construction
The International Grooving & Grinding Association (IGGA) – a non-profit trade association founded in 1972 that is recognized as the industry’s leading technical...
HEAVY LIFTING NEWS: Strand Jacks Star in NJ Bridge Demolition
Engineered Rigging combined its design, fabrication and heavy lifting expertise to help a contractor dismantle and remove the 90-year-old Wittpenn Bridge in New Jersey....
GSSI Highlights Flexible, Configurable Ground Penetrating Radar System for Utility Detection and More
GSSI, the world’s leading manufacturer of ground penetrating radar (GPR) equipment, highlights the UtilityScan® Pro, part of the company’s popular UtilityScan GPR product line,...
Six Construct delivers the Infinity Bridge in Dubai
BESIX Group's Middle East subsidiary Six Construct has delivered the Infinity Bridge to its client, the Dubai Road & Transport Authority (RTA). Connecting the...
BrandSafway engineers new Truss Frame System™ for Flatiron-Aecon’s Bow River Bridge twinning project
One-of-a-kind under-bridge traveling platform delivers access for final construction of project Kennesaw, Georgia, USA (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Building upon its work with Flatiron-Aecon Joint Venture on the...
Rhode Island Bridges get Additional $54.5 Million investment
The federal government will be investing an additional $54.5 million in Rhode Island bridge improvement and repair projects this year thanks to provisions in a new spending law.
143-year-old bridge gets FRP composite deck
In 2017, the City of London, Ontario launched a $7.9 million project to remove, dismantle and rehabilitate Blackfriars Bridge. The 143-year-old wrought iron bowstring arch-truss structure is Ontario’s oldest working crossing.
Eighty-year-old bridge gets new FRP deck
Sandisfield, Mass. received a $1 million grant in 2017 to rebuild Rugg Bridge on Route 57 following years of wear and tear. A steel grid/concrete deck weighing 60 pounds per square foot created a dead load that was too heavy for the aged structure.
CH2M, Walsh Construction updating one of Ohio’s busiest bridges
In October, the Ohio Department of Transportation announced that the Walsh Design-Build Team, consisting of Walsh Construction and CH2M, will design and construct $228 million in repairs and rehabilitation of the I-480 Valley View Bridge near Cleveland, including a deck replacement.