Andrew Gordon

Demolition Of Old Bay Bridge Section To Cost An Extra $12.6 Million The cost to demolish the old cantilevered eastern section of the Bay Bridge is on the rise, but Caltrans officials say they could be able to recoup some of the cost in the end.
Millions To Be Spent Monitoring Bolts On New Bay BridgeThe story of broken bolts on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge does not appear to be over as Caltrans says further inspections may cost up to $10 million dollars—not including the price for needed repair work.
New Bay Bridge Bolt Fix On Track For Fall CompletionCaltrans officials said on Monday that they are on track to install new steel saddles for all of the broken bolts that were found on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge earlier this year.
Major Work Wrapping Up On New Bay Bridge Span, Could Open EarlyCaltrans announced on Monday morning that all major work was wrapping up on the eastern span of the Bay Bridge and that an announcement on whether the bridge would open early could be made at the “chain cutting” ceremony in the afternoon.
Bay Bridge May Have Many More Bad Bolts, Flawed Tower WeldsTransportation officials are concerned about the possibility that the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge may have many more bad bolts than originally thought, KPIX 5 has learned.