Roads & Bridges' Top 10 Bridge awards

Roads & Bridges' Top 10 Bridge awards, created in 2000, recognize the top projects in North America. Each year, nominations are submitted to the R&B editorial staff, which determines the Top 10 list based on project challenges, impact to region and scope of work.

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NO. 1: Cline Avenue Bridge

The new Cline Avenue Bridge is an elevated expressway in Northwest Indiana that connects State Highway 912 to I-90, crossing over the Indiana Harbor and Ship Canal in East Chicago...

NO. 1: Kosciuszko Bridge—Phase 2

As New York City’s first major bridge crossing since 1964, the new Kosciuszko Bridge was completed four years ahead of schedule and on budget. With completion of the first span...

No. 1 - Bayonne Bridge

Everybody loves a big-ticket bridge build. Even folks who have no real appreciation for structural engineering or the complex geometry at play in the design and erection of a ...

No. 1 - New Champlain Bridge

This year’s selection for the top bridge project in North America is a multi-faceted, dynamic structure that faced more than its fair share of challenges, in both design and constructio...

No. 1 - U.S. 70 Gallants Channel Road Island Bridge

This did not answer to Matthew or Hermie or Joaquin. Hurricanes have a way of doing their own thing regardless of how many times you plead with them or curse them out. The best...

No. 1 - The New NY Bridge

Nothing about the New NY Bridge project is an abbreviation, but there should be at least one. They call the skyscraper-on-water mega crane on the job I Lift NY, with the NY standing...

No. 1 - South Park Bascule Bridge Replacement

Seattle’s Duwamish Waterway near King County, Wash., is the industrialized estuary of the Duwamish River valley, a seismically volatile region with a long history of being battered...
I-91 Brattleboro Bridge (Bridge 9) (1)

No. 1 - I-91 Brattleboro Bridge

FIGG, PCL Civil Constructors thorough with execution of I-91 span
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2013 Top 10 Bridges - No. 1

Project: Rte. 460 Connector Phase 1 Design-Build, Grassy Creek BridgeLocation: Breaks, Va.Owner: Virginia DOTDesigners: Stantec (prime), Jansen Spaans Engineering Inc. (bridge...