Prize Bridge : 1960's Winners

 

 

Year Class Type Name City/State Designer(s) Fabricator Owner Gen. Con.
1969
Medium Span High Clearance Viaduct Hwy Bridges Clearfield-Centre Counties, PA Brookhart & Tyo Fort Pitt Bridge Works (subsidiary of Magnetics, Inc. ) Commonwealth of PA Glasgow, Inc.


Medium Span Low Clearance U. S. Route 6 over Maumee River near Napoleon, OH T. C. Biebesheimer Engineering, Co. State of OH Nashville Bridge Co. and Fort Pitt Bridge Works, (subsidiary of Magnetics, Inc. ) The Baker and Hickey Co.


Hwy Grade Separation McBean Parkway Overcrossing Newhall, CA CA Div. of Hwys, Bridge Dept. Kaiser Steel Corp. State of CA Silva & Hill Const. Co.


Movable Span Twin Bascule Spand over North Channel, Lake Pntchartrain Bridge New Orleans, LA David Volkert & Assoc. Nashville Bridge Co. Greater New Orleans Exp. Commission Brown & Root, Inc.


Special Type Dodge Street Overpass Omaha, NE William H. Durand, P.E. Omaha Steel Works Div., Omsteel Industries, Inc. City of Omaha Foster-Smetana Co.


Special Type Queens Zoo-Aviary Pedestrian Bridge New York, NY Clarke and Rapuano, Inc. All-Steel Fabricators Co., Inc. built by Triborough Bridge & Tunnel Authority for NYC Dept of Parks NAB Constr. Corp.
Merit Long Span DE Memorial Bridge (Second Structure) Del to Pennsville, NJ Howard, Needles, Tammen & Bergendoff, E. Lionel pavio, DScCE, Consulting Engineer Bethlehem Steel Corp and Harris Structural Steel Co. DE River and Bay Authority


Medium Span High Clearance Brandywine Creek Bridge Wilmington, DE Howard, Needles, Tammen & Bergendoff American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation State of DE Burger Const. Corp and Kaufman Const. Co., Inc.


Medium Span High Clearance Kern River Bridge Isabella, CA CA Div. of Hwys, Bridge Dept Pittsburgh-Des Moines Steel Co. State of CA Oberg Constr. Corp.


Short Span Keystone Shortway Bridge over Beaver Creek Knox, PA Rummel, Klepper & Kahl American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation Commonwealth of PA Frank Mashuda Co., In.c


Short Span Scott River Bridge Siskiyou County, CA Clair A. Hill & Assoc. San Jose Steel Co., Inc. County of Siskiyou Continental Const. Co., Inc.


Short Span Sandisfield Bridge No. S-3-33 Farmington River, MA MA Dept of Public Works, Bridge Section Tower Iron Works Commonwealth of MA Petricca Constr. Co.


Hwy Grade Separation Rew Interchange Pendleton, OR Bridge Div., OR State Hwy Dept. Northwest Steel Fabricators, Inc. State of OR Rogers Constr. Co


Hwy Grade Separation Riverside Drive over the Dalles-CA Hwy Klamath Falls, OR Bridge Div., OR State Hwy Dept. San Jose Steel Co., Inc. State of OR Slate-Hall and Hamilton Constr. Co.


Special Type Milwaukee Country Club River River Hills, WI Howard, Needles, Tammen & Bergendoff Lakside Bridge and Steel Co. Milwaukee Country Club Joseph D. Bonness, Inc.









1968
Long Span San Mateo-Hayward Bridge San Mateo and Hayward, CA Div. of Bay Toll Crossings, San Fran., CA Murphy Pacific Corp State of CA, Dept of Public Works Superstructure: Murphy Pacific Bridge Builders, Substructure: Pomeroy-Gerwick-Steers


Med. Span - High Clearance Fulton Bridge Clearfield County, PA Brookhart & Tyo American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation Commonwealth of PA, Dept of Hwys Penker Constr. Co.


Med. Span - Low Clearance Eel River bridge and Overhead Scotia, CA State of CA Kaiser Steel Corp. State of CA Fruin-Colnon Contrac. Co.


Hwy Grade Separation Blackwell Interchange Blackwell, AR AR State Hwy Dept Pidegon-Thomas Iron Co. AR State Hwy Dept H. N. Rodgers & Sons Co.


Short Span Satsop River Bridges Satsop, WA WA State Hwy Commission NW Steel Fab., Inc. State of WA Troy T. Burnham Co.


Special Type Guy A. West Bridge Sacramento, CA The Spink Corp. American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation City of Sacramento A. Teichert 7 Son, Inc.
Merit Long Span South Fork Feather River Bridge near Feather Falls Butte County, CA State of CA Bethlehem Steel Corp. State of CA Rothschild, Raffin & Weirick, Inc. and Piombo Constr. Co.


Long Span Poplar Street Brudge bw St. Louis, MO and E. St. Louis, IL Sverdrup & Parcel & Associates, Inc. Bethlehem Steel Corp. MO State Hwy Commission and the State of IL, Dept of Pub. Works & Buildings Bethlehem Steel Corp. and Dravo Corp.


Med. Span - High Clearance Corn Creek Bridge Mossyrock, WA WA State Hwy Commission NW Steel Fab., Inc. State of WA Gibbons & Reed Co.


Med. Span - Low Clearance Project I-29-5 (8) 97 Harrison County, IA IA State HWY Commission Bennett Industries, Inc. IA State Hwy Commission Jensen Const. co.


Short Span Gorge Dam Access Bridge near Newhalem, WA Harry R. Powell & Assoc. Western Steel Co. City of Seattle, Dept of Lighting Lee T. Dulin Const. Co.


Short Span Bridge over Snake River #2 Jackson, WY WY HWY Dept Midwest Steel & Iron Works WY Hwy Dept Ellingford brothers, Inc.


Short Span Conaways Road Over Little Patuxent River Conaways, MD Rummerll, Klepper & Kahl MD State Rds Commission Cumberland Bridge Co. Warfield-Hamm Constr. Co., Inc.


Hwy Grade Separation Route 5/99 Seperation Kern county, CA State of CA Kaiser Steel Corp. State of CA Tumblin Co.


Hwy Grade Separation Valencia Blvd. Overcrossing Valencia, CA State of CA American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation State of CA E. C. Young 









1967
Long Span Colorado River Arch Bridge Garfield-San Juan County Line, UT Structures Div. UT State Dept. of Hwys. Western Steel Co. UT State Rd. Commission W. W. Clyde & Co.


Medium Span High Clearance Pioneer Memorial Bridge Sacramento, CA State of CA, Bridge Dept. Kaiser Steel Corp. State of CA Kaiser Steel Corp.


Medium Span Low Clearance Merced River Bridge Bagby, CA State of CA, Bridge Dept. San Jose Steel Co., Inc. State of CA H. Earl Parker & Thomas Const. Co.


Short Span North Fork Stillaguamish River Bridge Snohomish County, WA Bridge Div, WA State Hwy Commission North West Steel Fabricators, Inc. Dept of Hwys WA State Hwy Commission Dale M. Madden Constr., Inc.


Highway Grade Separation Oak Hill Road Overcrossing South of Victorville, CA State of CA Precision Fabricators, Inc. State of CA Kasler Corp., Gordon H. Ball Enterprises, and E. L. Yeager Co.


Movable Span St. Paul Ave Bridge Milwaukee, WI Bureau of Bridges and Public Buildings, Dept. of Public Works, City of Milwaukee WI Bridge & Iron Co. City of Milwaukee Edwards Kraemer & Sons, Inc.
Merit Long Span Burro Creek Bridge Mohave, AZ Bridge Div. AZ Hwy Dept. American Bridge Division- U.S. Steel Corporation AZ Hwy Dept. American Bridge Division- U.S. Steel Corporation


Long Span Klamath River Bridge Orleans, CA State of CA, Bridge Dept. Murphy Pacific Corp. State of CA Murphy Pacific Corp.


Medium Span High Clearance Hansen Bridge Over Snake River Jerome and Twin Falls Counties, ID ID Dept of Hwys (Bridge Section) Western Steel Co. ID State Dept of Hwys Peter Kiewit Sons Co.


Medium Span Low Clearance Woodland Bridge Woodland, WA Bjorn A. Stiansen, Harry R. Powell & Assoc. Fought & Co., Inc. Cowiltz County and Clark County, WA Ralph Lockyear Const. Co.


Short Span Dry Creek Bridge Ione, CA State of CA, Bridge Dept. San Jose Steel Co., Inc. State of CA O. K. Mittry & Sons and A.L. Croft (joint Venture)


Short Span Alligerville Road Bridge over Rondut Creek Ulster County, NY Office of the Deputy Chief Engineer (Design), State of NY Dept of trans American Bridge Division-U.S. Steel Corporation Ulster County Hwy Dept V. J. Constanzi, Inc.


Highway Grade Separation Goddard Bridge Greenbelt, MD Whitman, Requardt and Assoc. Cumberland Bridge Co. National Aeronautics and Space Admin. Dewey Jordan, Inc.


Highway Grade Separation Spring Garden Street - West River Drive Bridges Philadelphia, PA Dept of Streers, Bridge Div. City of Philadelphia Bethlehem Steel Corp. Upper: Commonwealth of PA, Hwy Dept; Lower: Dept of Streets, City of Philadelphia Conduit & Foundation Corp.


Special Type Bell Arosystems Personnel Bridge Wheatfield, NY Guardian Engineering & Dev. Co. refer to designer Textron's Bell Aerosystems Co. refer to designer


Special Type Cribbon Ave. Pedestrian Bridge Cheyenne, WY WY Hwy Dept. Burkhardt Steel Co. WY Hwy. Dept. Reiman-Wuerth Co.


Special Type 51st St. Pedestrian Bridge over Lake Shore Drive Chicago, IL Westernhoff & Novick, Inc. Bennett Industries, Inc. City of Chicago, Dept of Public Works J. M. Corbett Co.









1966
Long Span Rio Grande Gorge Bridge Taos County, NM NM State Hwy Commission American Bridge Division- U.S. Steel Corporation State of NM J. H. Ryan & Son, Inc.


Medium Span Low Clearance Knik River Bridge North of Anchorage, AK AK Dept of Hwys Isaacson Str. Steel Co. State of AK M-B contracting Co., Inc.


Medium Span High Clearance Eagle Canyon Arch, I-70 Emery County, UT UT State Dept of Hwys Western Steel Co. State Rd. Commission of UT Strong and Co.


Short Span White Canyon Bridge San Juan County, UT UT State Dept of Hwys Titan Steel Corp. State Rd. Commission of UT S.S. Mullen, Inc.


Highway Grade Seperation Interstate Route 70 Over PA RR Guernsey County, OH Alden E. Stilson & Assoc., Ltd. The C. E. Morris Co. State of OH, Dept of Hwys V. N. Holderman and Sons Co.


Movable Span PA RR Liff Bridge Over Chesapeake & DE Canal Kirkwood-Mt. Pleasant, DE Howard, Needles, Tammen & Bergendoff The Ingalis Iron Works Co. PA RR


Special Type Westinghouse Transit Expwy Pittsburgh, PA Richardson, Gordon and Assoc. Bethlehem Steel Corp. Port Authority of Allegheny County Westinghouse Electric Corp.
Merit Medium Span Low Clearance Eudora Bridge Over KS River Near Eudora, KS Finney & Turnipseed George C. Christopher & Son, Inc. Douglas County and Leavenworth County, KS E. W. Blair, J. A. Tobin Constr. Co.


Medium Span High Clearance Mifflinville Bridge Over the Susquehanna River, I.80 Mifflinville, PA Brookhart & Tyo, Conuslting, Engineers Harris Str. Steel Co. PA Dept of Hwys Woelfel Engineering Corp.


Medium Span High Clearance Roanoke River Bridge, Blue Ridge Pkwy Roanoke County, VA U. S. Bureau of Public Rds American Bridge Division- U.S. Steel Corporation Nat'l Park Service, U. S. Dept. of Interior McDowall and Wood, Inc.


Medium Span High Clearance Blugrass Pkwy Bridge Over KY River Lawrenceburg, KY Carl P. Kroboth Consulting Engs. For Smith-Pollitte Assoc. Nashville Bridge Co. KY State Hwy Dept John F. Beasley Constr. Co.


Short Span Cle Elum River Bridge Kittitas County, WA Arvid Grant & Assoc., Engs. Union Iron Works Div. - Coeur d'Alenes Co. Kittitas County, WA Anderson Bridge Co.


Short Span Willow Creek Bridge Willow Creek, CA State of CA San Jose Steel Co. State of CA Thomas Const. Co.


Highway Grade Seperation South Crest Rd. Bridge Chattanooga, TN Aake F. Hedman & Assoc. Allied Structural Steel Co., Trucker Steel Co. State of TN, Dept of Hwys Michael Constr. Co.


Highway Grade Seperation Route 680/580 Seperation West of San Joaquin County Line, CA State of CA American Bridge Division- U.S. Steel Corporation State of CA Green Construction Co. & Winston Bros. Co. 


Highway Grade Seperation Pletcher Road Bridge Lewiston, NY Clark & Rapuano under supervision of Office of Deputy Chief Engineer (Design), State of NY City of Iron Works State of NY, Dept of Public Works S. J. Groves & Sons Co.


Movable Span Jensen Beach Bascule Jensen Beach, FL Rader & Assoc. in cooperation w/ FL State Rd. Dept Nashville Bridge Co. FL State Rd. Dept Scott Construction


Special Type Pedestrian Bridge Over George Street New Brunswick, NJ NJ State Hwy Dept. Keystone Str. Steel Co. NJ State Hwy. Dept John W. Thompson









1965
Medium Span Low Clearance Tompkinds Street Bridge Binghampton, NY NY State Dept. of Public Works Cumberland Bridge Co. State of NY S.J. Groves & Son Co.


Medium Span High Clearance Devils River Bridge Del Rio, TX Bridge Div., TX Hwy. Dept. Mosher Steel Co. TX Hwy Dept., Austion, TX H. B. Zachry co.


Short Span Birdge Over Cayuga-Seneca Canal Seneca Falls, NY NY Dept of Pub. Wrks American Bridge Division- U.S. Steel Corporation State of NY Dalrymple Gravel and Const. Co.


Highway Grade Seperation Lebec Road Overcrossing Bakersfield, CA State of Ca Steel Corp. State of CA Matich Constructors


Long Span Robert Moses Bridge Fire Island Inlet, NY Modjeski and Masters Fort Pitt Bridge Works Jones Beach State Pkwy. Authority Karl Koch Erecting Co., Inc.
Merit Medium Span High Clearance State Route 39 Over Summersville Reservoir Nicolas County, WV Richardson, Gordon and Assoc. for U.S. Army Engineers Fort Pitt Bridge Works The State Rd. Commission of WV Agnew-Joseph Co., Ralph Burns Paving Inc., L. S. Coleman Co,


Medium Span High Clearance South Fork Eel Bridge & Seperation Sylvandale, CA State of Ca Bethlehem Steel Co. State of CA Morrison-Knudsen Co., Inc.


Long Span U.S. Route 19 Over Summersville Reservoir Nicolas County, WV Richardson, Gordon and Assoc. for U.S. Army Engineers Fort Pitt Bridge Works The State Rd. Commission of WV Foster and Creighton Co.


Medium Span Low Clearance Capital Beltway Bridge (I-495) Forest Glen park, MD David Volkert and Assoc. Atlas Machine & Iron Works MD State Rds. Commission Wright Contracting Co., G.A. & F.C. Wagman, Inc.


Medium Span Low Clearance City Park Lake Bridge Baton Rouge, LA Modjeski and Masters American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation LA Dept. of Hwys boh Brothers Const. co.


Short Span Bridge No. 2 Over Black River Dexter, NY State of NY Ernst Const. Corp. State of NY H. I. Baughman, Inc.


Short Span Bridge Over Moose River Lyons Falls, NY NY State Dept. of Public Works Gouverneur Iron Works State of NY Thomason & Perry Inc.


Highway Grade Seperation Inerstate 71 Under Gravel Pit Rd. Median County, OH J.E. Greiner Co. The Burger Iron Co. State of OH, Dept of Hwys. The Harry Miller Excv. Co. & National Eng. * Contracting Co.


Highway Grade Seperation Northbound Route 280/17 Seperation San Jose,CA State of Ca Herrick Iron Works State of CA Gibbons & Reed 7 Dan Caputo


Highway Grade Seperation Linden Lane Over Capital Beltway (I-495) Forest Glen park, MD MD State Rds. Commission Atlas Machine & Iron Works MD State Rds. Commission Wright Contracting Co., G.A. & F.C. Wagman, Inc.









1963-1964 PRIZE BRIDGES






Long Span Cold Spring Canyon Bridge Sanata Barbara, CA State of Ca American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation State of CA


Medium Span White River Bridge Rogers, ARK. Howard, Needles, Tammen & Bergendoff St. Joseph Str. Steel Co. ARK State Hwy. Dept. 


Short Span Devil's Canyon Bridge No. 2 5 mil. E of San Diego County, CA State of CA N/A State of CA


Movable Span North Dearborn Street Bridge Chicago, IL Div. of Bridges & Viaducts, Dept. of Pub. Works, Chicago American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation City of Chicago
Merit Long Span Lake Charles By-Pass Bridge Lake Charles, LA Howard, Needles, Tammen & Bergendoff American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation LA Dept. of Hwys.


Long Span Vincent thomas Bridge San Pedro, CA State of Ca Kaiser Steel Co., Yuba Erectors, J.A. roebling's Sons Corp. State of CA


Long Span John Fitzgerald Kennedy Memorial Bridge Louisville, KY Hazelet & Erdal Allied Str. Steel Co., Chicago Commonwealth of KY and State of IN


Long Span Newburgh-Beacon Bridge Newburgh, N.Y. Modjeski and Masters Bethlehem Steel Co. NY State Bridge Authority


Medium Span Bridge Across Pickwick Landing Dam Hardin County, TN TN Valley Authority American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation TN Valley Authority


Medium Span The Theodore Roosevelt Bridge Washington, D.C. Modjeski and Masters Nashville Bridge Co. District of Columbia Gov't


Medium Span Webber Creek Bridge 16 mil. E of Sacramento County Line, CA State of Ca San Jose Steel Co., Inc. State of CA


Medium Span Haleford Bridge Franklin County-Bedford County, VA Hayes, Seay, Mattern & Mattern American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation VA Dept. of Hwys.


Medium Span Cannonsville Bridge 9 mil. E of Deposit, NY City of NY, Board of Water Supply Ingalls iron Works Co. City of NY, Board of Water Supply


Short Span Keno Road Bridge Burnside, KY Sverdrup & Parcel and Assoc., Inc. Allied Str. Steel Co. Southern Railway System


Short Span Tower Junction Bridge Yellostone National Park Western Office, Div. of Design and Constr., Nat'l Parl Services Western Steel Co. National Park Services


Short Span Agua Fria River Bridge 40 mil N of PHX, AZ Bridge Div., AZ Hwy. Dept. N/A AZ Hwy. Dept.


Short Span Apex Bridge 15 mil. E of Deposity, NY City of NY, Board of Water Supply Lehigh Str. Steel Co. City of NY, Board of Water Supply


Short Span Ash Street Bridge Londonderry, NH Robert J. Prowse American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation State of NH


Short Span South Street Bridge Middlebury, CT CT State Hwy. Dept. Ingalls iron Works Co. CT State Hwy. Dept.


Movable Span Red River Bridge Alexandria, LA Bridge Design Section, LA Dept of Hwys Ingalls iron Works Co. LA Dept. of Hwys.









THE MOST BEAUTIFUL BRIDGES













1962 Long Span w/ Main Spans Over 400 Ft. Lewiston-Queenston Bridge Lewiston, NY and Queenston, ON Hardesty & Hanover Bethlehem Steel Co. Niagara Falls Bridge Commission

Medium Span w/fixed span under 400 Ft. South Fork Eel River Bridge of Meyers Flat Humbolt County, CA State of CA Independent Iron Works State of CA

Short Span w/fixed spans under 400 Ft. Parker Bridge Yakima County, WA Homer M. Hadley, Consulting Engineer United Concrete Pipe Co. Yamika County

Movable Span Georgiana Slough Bridge Walnut Grove, CA Sacramento County, CA Kaiser Steel Co. Sacramento County, CA

Long Span w/ Main Spans Over 400 Ft. First Merit Award Cart Creek Bridge Daggett County, NE Utah Structures Division, UT State Dept. of Hwys. American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation UT State Dept. of Hwys.

Long Span w/ Main Spans Over 400 Ft. Merit Award Flaming Gorge Reservoir Bridge (pipeline) Green River, WY Matthews, Kenan and eden Allison Steel Manufacturing Co. El Paso Natural Gas Co.

Short Span w/fixed spans  Merit Award Middle Fork Smith River Bridge Crescent City, CA State of CA Vinnell Steel Co. State of CA

Medium Span w/fixed span under 400 Ft. First Merit Award Interstate 64 bridge Frankfort, KY Div. of Bridges, KY Dept. of Hwys. American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation Commonwealth of KY

Medium Span w/fixed span under 400 Ft. Merit Award Elysian Viaduct Bridge L.A., CA State of CA Kaiser Steel Co. State of CA

Short Span w/fixed spans  First Merit Award South-to-West Ramp Milwaukee Stadium Interchange Milwaukee, WI Howard, Needles, Tammen & Bergendoff C. Hennecke co. Milwaukee County Expresss Commission and WI state Hwy Commission

Movable Span First Merit Award Bridge over South Branch of the Elizabeth River Norfolk County, VA Hardesty & Hanover American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation Commonwealth of VA, Dept. of Hwys, Richmond, VA
1961








Long Span w/ Main Spans Over 400 Ft. Sherman Minton Bridge New Albany, Indiana and Lousiville, KY Hazelet and Erdal The R.C. Mahon Co. IN State Hwy. Commission and KY Dept. of Hwys.

Medium Span w/fixed span under 400 Ft. New Sixty-Second Street Bridge Pittsburgh,PA Parsons, Brinckerhoff, Quade & Douglas American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation State Hwy. Dept., Commonwealth of PA

Medium Span Merit Award Randolph Bridge Riley County, KS Bridge Dept., State Hwy Commission of KS Darby Corp. State Hwy. Commission of KZ

Short Span w/fixed spans under 400 Ft. Skykomish River Bridge Sultan, WA Harry R. Powell & Associates United Concrete Pipes Snohomish County, WA

Short Span Merit Award Pecwan River Bridge Weitchpec, CA State of Ca American Bridge Division, U.S. Steel Corporation State of CA

Short Span Merit Award South Pond Bridge Chicago, IL Eng. Dept., Chicago Park District Vierling Steel Works Chicago Park District