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SPAN
CYCLES
BRIDGES CONNECT CITIES
WITH SUPPLIES, ENABLING
COMMERCE. THE Y AFFORD
PEOPLE THE FREEDOM OF
TR AVEL, MAKING DIFFICULT
PASSAGES AND IMPOSSIBLE
CROSSINGS E ASY E VERY DAY.
CONSTRUCTORS HAVE LONG

Complex project included construction of the new cable-stayed
Abraham Lincoln Bridge, renovated Kennedy Bridge and more
than 60 new ramps and overpasses in Louisville, Kentucky.
Photo courtesy of The Walsh Group.

FOUND FASCINATION WITH
THESE FE ATS OF ENGINEERING
AND ELEGANT DESIGN, BUT

BY AMY DREW THOMPSON

MODERN BRIDGES - AND THE

SPAN. SUPPORT. FOUNDATION. Oft-used words, to be sure,

BUILDERS WHO CRE ATE THEM
- ENJOY ADVANCEMENTS
THAT THE INDUSTRY'S
E ARLIEST INNOVATORS COULD
SCARCELY HAVE IMAGINED
@Constr uctor Ma g

in any engineering text, in particular those about bridge
construction, but commanding as metaphors, as well.
Bridge, too.
Bridges bring together things previously isolated; they
connect us, allowing for freer movement and stronger, larger
communities. They are powerfully symbolic and, quite often,
strikingly beautiful. And always, to the men and women
who design and build them, exciting.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Constructor - March/April 2018

Editor’s Note
President’s Message
CEO’s Letter
Focused on the Future
Simonson Says
2018 Construction Outlook: Positive but Workforce Challenges Persist
Span Cycles
Chapter Connection
Technology Toolbox
Legislative and Regulatory News
Member and Chapter News
Products & Services Marketplace
Index to Advertisers
Constructor - March/April 2018 - intro
Constructor - March/April 2018 - cover1
Constructor - March/April 2018 - cover2
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 3
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 4
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 5
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 6
Constructor - March/April 2018 - Editor’s Note
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 8
Constructor - March/April 2018 - President’s Message
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 10
Constructor - March/April 2018 - CEO’s Letter
Constructor - March/April 2018 - Focused on the Future
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 13
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 14
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 15
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 16
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 17
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 18
Constructor - March/April 2018 - Simonson Says
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 20
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 2018 Construction Outlook: Positive but Workforce Challenges Persist
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 22
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 23
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 24
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 25
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 26
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 27
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 28
Constructor - March/April 2018 - Span Cycles
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 30
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 31
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 32
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 33
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 34
Constructor - March/April 2018 - Chapter Connection
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 36
Constructor - March/April 2018 - Technology Toolbox
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 38
Constructor - March/April 2018 - Legislative and Regulatory News
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 40
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 41
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 42
Constructor - March/April 2018 - Member and Chapter News
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 44
Constructor - March/April 2018 - Products & Services Marketplace
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 46
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 47
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 48
Constructor - March/April 2018 - Index to Advertisers
Constructor - March/April 2018 - 50
Constructor - March/April 2018 - cover3
Constructor - March/April 2018 - cover4
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