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AB Connections Fall 2017

In this edition of Connections:

  • FEATURE - AB Takes on the Tropics: Prime vacation destination becomes a worksite for AB
  • FEATURE - Preserving a Vital Connection: M48 Severn Bridge cable inspection crosses the finish line ahead of schedule
  • FEATURED EMPLOYEE - Josh Perry
  • NEW EMPLOYEES
  • NEWS + ACHIEVEMENTS
  • CURRENT CONTRACTS + PROJECT WINS
  • FLASHBACKS - Vicksburg Bridge, Joe Louis Arena, and more
  • EXTENDED FLASHBACK - Standing Alone: Early 1900s AB construction plan unique to this day
  • BRIDGE TO SAFETY - Capturing Safety Week 2017, Nesting Over the Hudson River: Local celebrities get special consideration

http://www.americanbridge.net/wp-content/uploads/ABConnections_Fall17_1007-Web.pdf
First Span of the Tappan Zee Hudson River Crossing Project Opens

On Friday night, a monumental occasion occurred at the Tappan Zee Bridge project site as the Rockland-bound traffic on the existing bridge shifted over to the first span of the new design-build structure. The opening of the first span comes after four years of construction on the two, 3.1 mile, parallel, cable-stay crossings of the…

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AB Secures 10th Street Bridge Rehabilitation Project

American Bridge is pleased to announce that the Allegheny County Department of Public Works has recently awarded AB the South 10th Street Bridge Rehabilitation project located in our headquarters hometown – Pittsburgh. With this project comes a lot of familiarity. 85 years ago, AB completed the original superstructure. AB was the prime contractor for the…

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AB Connections Spring 2017

In this edition of Connections:

  • FEATURE - Bridging the Big Muddy: How innovation in design-build delivered the U.S. 69 Missouri River Bridge ahead of schedule
  • FEATURE - Carving the Future of American Bridge: New CEO Brings Strategic, Artful Approach to Leadership
  • FEATURED EMPLOYEE - Katherine Quillin
  • RETIREES - Bob Wind and Roger Northern
  • NEW EMPLOYEES
  • NEWS + ACHIEVEMENTS
  • CURRENT CONTRACTS + PROJECT WINS
  • FLASHBACKS - St. Johns (Suspension) Bridge Approach Spans, Girard Point Bridge, and more
  • EXTENDED FLASHBACK - A Diamond Anniversary: 75 Year Old Bridge Still in Use Today
  • BRIDGE TO SAFETY - 2016 Marks Exceptional Safety Year at AB

http://www.americanbridge.net/wp-content/uploads/ABConnections_Spring17_1006_Web.pdf

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/