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AB Connections Fall 2016

In this edition of Connections:

  • FEATURE - History in the Making (Again) The Big Lift Brings Big Changes to Macdonald Bridge
  • FEATURE - Born a Builder: President and CEO Michael Flowers is retiring after a career of engineering, Constructing, and leading
  • FEATURED EMPLOYEE - Kevin Smith
  • IN MEMORIAM - Frank Mydlinski and Don Ulemek
  • NEW EMPLOYEES
  • EVENTS + NEWS
  • CURRENT CONTRACTS + PROJECT WINS
  • FLASHBACKS - Waldo-Hancock Bridge, Duarte Bridge, and more
  • EXTENDED FLASHBACK - Three Sisters Stand Out in the City of Bridges
  • BRIDGE TO SAFETY - History of the Hard Hat

http://www.americanbridge.net/wp-content/uploads/AB_Connections_Fall_2016.pdf

AB Connections Summer 2016

In this edition of Connections:

  • FEATURE - Safe Passage: How a small bridge is providing a big connection for a Nicaraguan community
  • FEATURE - Without a Trace: Demolition Projects Leave Nothing Behind
  • FEATURED EMPLOYEE - Nick Lamb
  • FEATURED EMPLOYEE - Jim Mawson
  • RETIREES - Ron Crockett and Win Patchell
  • NEW EMPLOYEES + ACHIEVEMENTS
  • CURRENT CONTRACTS + PROJECT WINS
  • EVENTS + NEWS
  • EXTENDED FLASHBACK - Historic and Record-Breaking Project Brings AB to Portugal - Twice
  • FLASHBACKS - West End Bridge, Clarion River Bridge, and more
  • BRIDGE TO SAFETY - Safety Week 2016 Brings Focus to Teamwork

http://www.americanbridge.net/wp-content/uploads/AB_Connections_Summer_2016.pdf

American Bridge Awarded Peace Bridge Rehabilitation Contract

American Bridge Company is pleased to announce that the Buffalo and Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority (PBA) has awarded American Bridge Canada Company (ABCC) the Peace Bridge Rehabilitation Contract. The Peace Bridge is an international border crossing of the Niagara River between Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada and Buffalo, New York. The work will involve the replacement of the structural slab and widening of the structure, including the addition of a pedestrian walkway/bikeway and observation platform. There will also be structural steel replacement, rehabilitation and strengthening, and the installation of electrical and fiber infrastructure as well as new architectural traffic control gantries, railings, and light posts. AB’s extensive experience with deck replacement and complex bridges, as well as binational bridge projects, were just two of the many reasons PBA selected ABCC to carry out this contract.

https://www.buffalorising.com/2016/06/pba-awards-american-bridge-company-with-bridge-rehabilitation-project/
CEO of American Bridge Company Announces Retirement, Successor Named

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – Today, the Board of Directors for American Bridge Holding Company announced that President and CEO Michael D. Flowers, PE, has decided to retire when his current term of office expires at the end of the year. During his time as the head of American Bridge, Mike led the company through a period…

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AB Connections Spring 2016

In this edition of Connections:

  • FEATURE - The Big Picture: Making History Overseas
  • FEATURED EMPLOYEE - Lanny Miller
  • RETIREES - Dan Radu and Lanny Frisco
  • NEW EMPLOYEES
  • EMPLOYEE ACHEIVEMENTS + AWARDS
  • CURRENT CONTRACTS
  • PROJECT WINS - Atchafalaya Pipeline Bridge, Friendship Trail, and more
  • EVENTS + NEWS
  • EXTENDED FLASHBACK - Century Old AB Bridge Still Stands in Iceland
  • FLASHBACKS - Antler Creek Bridge, Seaway International Bridge, and more
  • BRIDGE TO SAFETY - See Something, Say Something

http://www.americanbridge.net/wp-content/uploads/AB_Connections_Spring_2016.pdf
The Queensferry Crossing North Approach Viaduct Launch

The North Approach Viaduct on the Queensferry Crossing in Edinburgh, Scotland was recently launched, and was one of the most challenging engineering feats of the entire project. Watch the launch take place: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FZiCFK4klJc

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Las Vegas High Roller wins Arts/Entertainment Structures award

At the Structural Awards Ceremony this past Friday, the Las Vegas High Roller took home the award for the Arts/Entertainment Structures category for “excellence in the structural design of buildings and structures ranging from theatres, cinemas and music venues to art galleries, museums and exhibition centres, and even large structural sculptures.” As the tallest observation wheel in the world, the LVHR stood out to the judges because of the single, tubular rim, the first one of its kind, as well as the impressive engineering feat. For more information visit:

https://www.istructe.org/structuralawards/categories/award-for-arts-or-entertainment-structures/2015/the-vegas-high-roller
American Bridge International (ABI) Awarded Severn Bridge Contract

American Bridge Company (AB) is pleased to announce that Severn River Crossings PLC has awarded American Bridge International (ABI) the M48 Severn Bridge Main Cable Internal Inspection CI-3 contract, the third cable inspection contract on the bridge, which is a major crossing between England and Wales. The ABI team will facilitate the inspection of eight…

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