Bridging the gap
- Date : 2009
- Author(s) : CULLEN Bob / HORSLEY John / McCARROLL Joel
- Domain(s) : Road Assets Management / Road Bridges
- PIARC Ref. : RR341-072
- Number of pages : 8
After the collapse of the Interstate 35W (I-35W) Bridge in Minneapolis, Minnesota, this article describes the American challenges when it comes to the design, construction, maintenance and safety of bridges. It also underlines the necessity of a national commitment to bridge investment for long-term success.