A US contractor has been fined US$189,000 following a fall that resulted in multiple injuries to two workers on the Ross Island Bridge project in Portland, Oregon.
Plans to expand the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel (HRBT) in the eastern USA received environmental approval this week, allowing the project to move forward.
A 'skipping stone' bridge design has been chosen by councillors in the city of Kirkland in the US state of Washington.
The first of the twin cable-stayed structures making up the new Goethals Bridge in the USA has opened to traffic.
The winning concept has been unveiled from hundreds of ideas submitted for a new footbridge over the Arkansas River in the US city of Tulsa.
Construction is starting this week on the second of five new bridges improving lakefront access in the US city of Chicago.
It has taken just six weeks to rebuild a US highway bridge whose destruction by fire has caused widespread traffic disruption in the city of Atlanta.
Tutor Perini has won three bridge and interchange contracts in the USA with a combined value of more than US$480 million.
Researchers from US universities have carried out an analysis into the factors behind bridge collapses.
Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) in the USA has commissioned an environmental assessment as the first step in upgrading the ageing Route 51 Mississippi River crossing.
A commemoration ceremony has taken place to mark the start of construction of the US$211 million suicide deterrent system being added to the Golden Gate Bridge in the US city of San Francisco.
Four concepts have been selected by the US city of Tulsa for the next stage in a bridge design competition.
Demolition has begun of a bridge that burnt down a few days ago on a major highway in the US state of Georgia.
The transport operator in the US city of Seattle has authorised a contract with a value of almost US$712 million for a project that includes adding light transit to the Homer M Hadley Floating Bridge.
Steel construction is now under way for the main span of the new Portageville Bridge in the US state of New York.
Westbound bridge cable installation completes on New York's new highway bridge
The USA's bridges have been given an overall rating of C+ in ASCE's 2017 Infrastructure Report Card, says a major study published today by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).
Legislators in the US state of Washington have approved a bill calling for the revival of a scheme to build a major new bridge over the Columbia River.
The Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) has asked teams bidding for the Gordie Howe International Bridge to incorporate a path for cyclists and pedestians into their schemes.
Crews have been working to jack the damaged deck of the Delaware River bridge in the USA back into place.
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