Caltrans Uses High-Tech Tools To Check Bay Bridge Tunnel For CorrosionCaltrans inspection crews brought out special equipment Tuesday to get a better assessment pf the state of the 80-year-old Bay Bridge tunnel two months after a chunk of concrete fell from the ceiling, landing on a car.
Highway 121 In Napa County Remains Closed After Storm ErosionErosion has closed state Highway 121/Monticello Road in east Napa County until further notice, a Caltrans spokesman said.
Caltrans Finds More Corrosion Problems In Bay Bridge TunnelThere could be bigger problems when it comes to corrosion in the Bay Bridge tunnel after Caltrans discovered a dozen spots in the tunnel where concrete is in danger of breaking away from the wall.
Crews Begin Lowering Truss On Old Bay Bridge SpanA major section of the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge began coming down Thursday morning.
Caltrans Speeds Up Work On Bay Bridge Water Control Issues Amid StormsAs the state receives its heaviest rain since the 2013 completion of the eastern span of the Bay Bridge, efforts to prevent leaks and protect portions of the bridge are being sped up, Caltrans officials said Friday.
Caltrans Blows Up Huge Boulder Blocking Highway Near Lake TahoeCaltrans used explosives Wednesday to break up a boulder that was blocking traffic on Highway 50 near Kyburz after falling onto the roadway.
Commercial Filming Causes Weekend Backup On Bay BridgeA scheduled commercial filming brought weekend traffic heading toward the Bay Bridge to a halt early Saturday.
Old Bay Bridge Pier Imploded With Hundreds Of Underwater Explosive ChargesCaltrans demolished the largest remaining pier of the old Bay Bridge's eastern span Saturday morning using nearly 600 explosive charges over a period of roughly six seconds.
Bay Bridge Implosion On Old Eastern Span Delayed One WeekBay Bridge watchers anticipating the implosion scheduled for November 7 will have to wait another week. The so-called E3 Pier implosion is now set for Saturday, November 14.
Bay Bridge Shutting Down When Caltrans Implodes Part Of Bay BridgeDust off your binoculars. There's going to be a huge event on the bay -- and probably a huge backup, as well.
Caltrans Told That Bay Bridge Main Support Cable May Be Threatened By LeaksThe Bay Bridge lead designer has warned Caltrans that the cable that holds up the new bridge's eastern span is vulnerable to corrosion because of rainwater leaking into its anchorages.
Suspected DUI Driver Hits, Kills Caltrans Worker In Construction Zone On I-580 In OaklandA 33-year-old Caltrans worker was killed early Saturday and one person was arrested in an apparent DUI crash on Interstate 580 near Lake Merritt.