National Steel Bridge Alliance

Grand Avenue Bridge

National Award -- Medium Span

Project Team

  • Steel Fabricator: W&W | AFCO Steel, San Angelo, Texas *AISC MEMBER* *AISC CERTIFIED*

  • Steel erector: Pioneer Steel Inc., New Castle, Co. *AISC CERTIFIED*

  • Steel detailer: abs Structural, Melbourne, Fla. *AISC MEMBER*

  • Engineer: RS&H, Inc., Greenwood Village, Co.

  • General contractor: Granite/RLW Joint Venture, Glenwood Springs, Co.

  • Owner: Colorado Department of Transportation - Region 3, Grand Junction, Co.

Prize Bridge Information

  • Year Awarded: 2020
  • Year Completed: 2017
  • Location: Glenwood Springs, CO
  • Award Class: Medium Span

Structure Information

  • Structure Type: Tub Girder
  • Coating System: Weathering Steel
  • Span Length (ft): 169 - 173 - 174.5 - 170 - 94
  • Structure Length (ft): 783.2
  • Average Deck Width (ft): 61.7
  • Steel Weight/Deck Area (lb/ft²): 0.0233
  • Amount of Steel (tons): 1128