Bay Bridge Construction

Workers walk on the eastern span of the newly constructed San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on July 12, 2013 in Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Senate Report Finds Caltrans Silenced Critics Of Bay Bridge Construction

A Senate report finds senior officials overseeing construction of the $6.5 billion eastern span of the San Francisco Bay Bridge deliberately brushed off concerns about flawed work and there was a pattern of secrecy on the project.

07/31/2014

An aerial view of the eastern span of the Bay Bridge on September 8, 2013. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Report: New Bay Bridge Is Rusting In Critical Areas

A newspaper reported Sunday that the findings have alarmed engineering experts who say the rust could have long-term implications for the new span.

04/13/2014

Break in the Span

Take A Look – The Old Bay Bridge Now Has A Gap As Demolition Continues

The old eastern span of the Bay Bridge is coming down and here’s a picture of its new, gap-tooth smile.

04/11/2014

The new Bay Bridge Self-Anchored Suspension (SAS) tower and the old eastern span of the bridge peek through fog. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Cost Growing As Old Bay Bridge Demolition Is Delayed

The Bay Bridge saga continues as the $239 million takedown of the old eastern span has fallen six months behind schedule.

01/29/2014

Construction Nears Completion On Bay Bridge Linking Oakland And San Francisco

Time-Lapse Video Details Thousands Of Hours Of Bay Bridge Construction

Witness more than 42,000 hours of construction in just 4 minutes with the official time-lapse movie of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, courtesy of EarthCam.

09/10/2013

Crews begin repaving work at the Bay Bridge toll plaza, August 29, 2013. (CBS)

Bay Bridge Closes; Work On Schedule For New Bridge Opening

Officials say there were no problems during the first hours of construction to put finishing touches on the new eastern portion of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

08/29/2013

Workers walk on a cable of the newly constructed eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on May 23, 2013. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Temporary Fix May Allow New Bay Bridge To Open By Labor Day After All

A bridge engineering expert told a Bay Area transportation panel Wednesday that a short-term fix could allow the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge to open on schedule by Labor Day after all.

07/10/2013

A view of the construction of the self-anchored suspension cable on the Bay Bridge eastern span. (Caltrans)

Lawmakers Call For External Review Of Bay Bridge Construction

Three state senators have begun an independent examination of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Tuesday after recent media reports about safety issues.

08/15/2012

Catwalks hang over a section of the newly constructed eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Manufacturing Group Protests Chinese Steel Used in Bay Bridge Construction

The Alliance for American Manufacturing is claiming parts for the new Bay Bridge is made from 100 percent Chinese Steel, but a spokesman for the project disagrees.

03/26/2012

Approaching Toll Plaza

Reopened Bay Bridge Means Sweet Relief For Holiday Commuters

The Bay Bridge is back open, providing relief to drivers who stayed in town over the Presidents Day weekend and were caught up in the gridlock during the closure.

02/20/2012

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