National Steel Bridge Alliance

East Shore Trail Bridge

Merit Award -- Special Purpose


Project Team

  • Fabricators:

    • Stinger Bridge & Iron, Coolidge, Ariz. (structural steel for substructure elements) *AISC MEMBER* *AISC CERTIFIED*

    • Cox Brothers Machining, Inc., Jackson, Mich. (steel stringers and diaphragms) *AISC MEMBER* *AISC CERTIFIED*

  • Erector and general contractor: Granite Construction Inc., Sparks, Nev.

  • Engineer: Jacobs, Sacramento, Calif.

  • Owner: Nevada Department of Transportation, Carson City, Nev.

Prize Bridge Information

  • Year Awarded: 2020
  • Year Completed: 2019
  • Location: Lake Tahoe, NV
  • Award Class: Special Purpose

Structure Information

  • Structure Type: Plate Girder
  • Coating System: Weathering Steel
  • Span Length (ft): 50
  • Structure Length (ft): 809
  • Average Deck Width (ft): 11
  • Steel Weight/Deck Area (lb/ft²): 4.3 tons per 50-ft span
  • Amount of Steel (tons): 76.6