The BGFMA was proud to financially support the Student Steel Bridge Teams at Akron and Toledo with their design and fabrication for this year’s regional conference competition.
UT Steel Bridge Team load testing their design at the regional conference!
Article by WSP/Parsons Brinckerhoff:
An important evacuation route and major link from the New Jersey mainland to the popular beach communities of Seaside Heights and Seaside Park, the 60-year-old Mathis Bridge carries three lanes of Rte. 37 eastbound over Barnegat Bay.
For the rest of the article, click on the link: http://www.roadsbridges.com/sand-and-grit
Check out the April 2016 Roads & Bridges Magazine for the BGFMA Case Study about the rehabilitation of the Mathis Bridge over Barnegat Bay between Seaside Heights and Island Heights, New Jersey. In the same publication, another article covering this bridge entitled, “Sand and grit,” also discusses how the precast Exodermic bridge deck panels helped accelerate construction and increase the live load capacity. http://www.roadsbridges.com/sand-and-grit
TECH-LINE #13 is now available online! To view the latest TECH-LINE and/or past bulletins & reports visit http://bgfma.org/bulreports.htm