All Bridges Articles

First Bay Bridge transition span lifted without a hitch
After several delays, the first transition span of the new San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge was lifted into place on February 7-8.
Jordan Pile Driving replacing steel spans
Using eight crawler cranes secured to Flexi-Float sectional barges, Mobile, AL-based Jordan Pile Driving is replacing steel spans on three CSX railroad bridges demolished by Hurricane Katrina.
Computer-controlled strand jacks set to lift Bay Bridge transition
The first transition span of the new San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge is being lifted into place this month using computer-controlled Hydrospex strand jacks.
San Francisco Bay Bridge - the lift plan
Bigge Crane & Rigging engineered a plan using computer–controlled Hydrospex strand jacks to precision lift the 2,000–ton steel San Francisco Bay Bridge spans off a barge to a height of approximately 200 feet.
New Bridge construction begins
Flatiron Constructors, Inc./Manson Construction has been awarded the contract to design-build the new I-35 W replacement bridge in Minneapolis. The project is officially called the St. Anthony Falls Bridge Replacement Project.
International reach
A stationary Liebherr 280 EC-H 16 Litronic tower crane and a Liebherr LG 1750 lattice boom mobile crane worked together to erect a pylon on the new Rhine Bridge in Wesel, Germany.
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