2015 Accelerated Bridge Construction Conference
The 2015 National ABC Conference, co-sponsored by State DOTs, the Federal Highway Administration and industry partners, will be held on December 7-8, 2015 in Miami, Florida. Attendees are expected from Department of Transportation engineers and other bridge professionals.
October 29, 2015
Connecticut DOT’s Weekend Closure to Replace I-84 Bridges over Marion Avenue
by Timothy D. Fields, P.E., Transportation Principal Engineer, ConnDOT; Mary E. Baker, P.E., Transportation Supervising Engineer, ConnDOT; & Mohammed Bishtawi, P.E., Transportation Supervising Engineer, ConnDOT
Over a weekend in June 2014, the Connecticut Department of Transportation replaced its two substandard bridges on Interstate-84 over Marion Avenue in Southington. The two new 102-ft-long spans...
The ABC-UTC has assembled an experienced, knowledgeable, and engaged group of bridge academics and engineers who collectively will provide the transportation industry with the tools needed to effectively and economically utilize the principles of ABC to enhance mobility, and safety and produce safe, environmentally friendly, long-lasting bridges.