Case Studies on Recent Short Span Steel Bridge Projects
Thousands of short span steel bridges have been constructed over the past several decades. This section provides case studies for projects in the United States and Canada, including:
- Buried Steel Bridges
- Truss Bridges
- Press and Folded Plate Bridges
- Rolled Beam and Plate Girder Bridges
- Pedestrian Bridges
- Prefabricated Bridges
Buried steel bridge is constructed with local crews in Buchanan County Iowa.
Weathering steel 32-foot span pedestrian bridge constucted to blend in with the environment.
Buchanan County Iowa receives IBRC grant to constuct a press brake tub girder bridge.
Contractor uses press brake tub girder for its ease of construction and short lead time (less than 8 weeks).
St. Clair County Michigan Uses Press Brake Tub Girders for ABC Project.
Video of a modular bridge installation that took place for the replacement of a culvert in a California fish passage.
Galvanized rolled steel beam beat out concrete by 2.5 percent in this Missouri DOT project.
The new Orr Road Bridge in Midland County, Michigan, is a press brake fabricated steel bridge.
The Cannelville Road Bridge in Ohio was completed ahead of schedule, and is expected to have a service life of more than 100 years.