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Take a look at the new $3.8-billion super bridge that will span the Canada-US border (RENDERINGS)

Urbanized » Bridging North America (BNA), a private consortium that will design, build and then operate and maintain the Gordie Howe International Bridge over a 30-year period, has released drawings and computer renderings of the structure.

2018-10-08T12:26:49+00:00October 1st, 2018|Bridges, Canada, Gordie Howe International Bridge, Michigan, Project to Watch|

Crack in beam shuts down San Francisco’s new $2B terminal

The Associated Press » San Francisco officials shut down the city’s celebrated new $2.2 billion transit terminal Tuesday after discovering a crack in a support beam under the center’s public roof garden. Coined the “Grand Central of the West,” the Salesforce Transit Center opened in August near the heart of downtown after nearly a decade of construction. It was expected to accommodate 100,000 passengers each weekday, and up to 45 million people a year.

2018-09-27T09:29:18+00:00September 26th, 2018|California, Metro Rail / Transit, Rail|

Kingston’s third bridge construction contract marks a first in North America

Global News Canada » The contract was awarded through a so-called integrated project delivery (IPD) model, believed to be a first in North America. Unlike traditional design-build models, the IPD team brings together the bridge designer/contractor and the bridge’s owner, plus city experts, to develop goals at the project’s outset, share information and accept their responsibilities as equal partners.

2018-10-05T14:59:30+00:00September 26th, 2018|Bridges, Federal Programs, Funding, Public-Private Partnerships|

Four States Will Ask Voters for Transportation Funding This Year

GovTech » Gas taxes may be the most practical way to raise money for transportation, but they can also be politically perilous. That’s why transportation advocates are closely watching four statewide ballot measures this November that would affect fuel taxes or transportation funding.

2018-09-26T15:37:48+00:00September 25th, 2018|California, Colorado, Missouri, Roads, Utah|
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