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Blogs for Short Span Steel Bridges

Boone County Bridge Missouri

Plate Girder Short Span Steel Bridge is Built Using Design From eSPAN140

The High Point Lane bridge in Missouri was built utilizing preliminary designs generated from eSPAN140.

Iowa County Saves Costs by Choosing Buried Steel Bridge for Replacement Project

Buried steel bridge is constructed with local crews in Buchanan County Iowa.

Pedestrian Bridge - Pennsylvania

Weathering Steel Pedestrian Bridge Provides Beautiful Connection for People and Park Area

Weathering steel 32-foot span pedestrian bridge constucted to blend in with the environment.

Amish Sawmill Bridge - Lead Image

Amish Sawmill Bridge: An Innovative Steel Solution for Short Span Bridge Design

Buchanan County Iowa receives IBRC grant to constuct a press brake tub girder bridge.

Texas Public Works Uses Prefabricated Bridge for Replacement Project

Contractor uses press brake tub girder for its ease of construction and short lead time (less than 8 weeks).

Saving Time in Michigan with Press-Brake-Formed Steel Tub Girders

St. Clair County Michigan Uses Press Brake Tub Girders for ABC Project.

Press Brake Steel Tub Girders

History and Overview of Press Brake Tub Girders

The press-brake-formed tub girder is a recently developed technology for short span bridge applications.

Big R Bridge, SuperCor Steel Box Culverts - Cape Girardeau, MO (1) copy

Smart Ways to Save Time and Money on Short Span Bridge Design and Construction

The SSSBA offers many proven cost-effective and time-saving solutions to improve infrastructure.

Truss Steel Bridge

Improving the U.S. Bridge Infrastructure Grade With Steel Solutions

The SSSBA offers many proven cost-effective and time-saving solutions to improve infrastructure.

First eSPAN140 Bridge - Brian Keierleber

Breathing New LIFE Into Short Span Steel Bridge Design

eSPAN140 provides a proven, cost-effective engineering solution to update our nations infrastructure.

Turning a Challenge Into an Innovative Design Solution

The Amish Sawmill Bridge in Iowa is the first steel press-brake-formed tub girder bridge in service in the United States.

OH Bridge - Muskingum County

Research Report: Life Cycle Costs Matter When Comparing Steel and Concrete Girder Bridges

Dr. Barker developed a database to determine and compare the life cycle costs of steel and concrete girder bridges.

Steel Buried Bridge

Hidden in Plain Sight–the Design, Cost and Maintenance Advantages of Steel Buried Bridges

Steel buried bridges are durable and resilient, with the ability to support very heavy loads.

Cannelville Road Bridge

Innovative Bridge Design Saves Months in Construction Schedule

Muskingum County (Ohio) uses press brake tub girder bridge for accelerated bridge project.

Press Brake Steel Tub Girder - Dr. Barth and Dr. Michaelson

County to Save $100,000 Using Innovative Steel Design for Bridge Replacement Project

Press Brake Formed Tub Girder (PBTG) provides cost-effective option for a County in Iowa.

Missouri DOT Selects Steel for 45 Foot Span Bridge in Scott County

Galvanized rolled steel beam beat out concrete by 2.5 percent in this Missouri DOT project.

Midland County Road Commision, MI

Midland County Bundles Innovative Steel Bridge System and Saves Big

The new Orr Road Bridge in Midland County, Michigan, is a press brake fabricated steel bridge.

Ohio Bridge Raises the Bar for Future Short Span Construction

The Cannelville Road Bridge in Ohio was completed ahead of schedule, and is expected to have a service life of more than 100 years.