Caltrans Implodes 3 of 5 Old Bay Bridge Concrete PiersThis is the fifth implosion to occur in the demolition of the old Bay Bridge's 13 concrete piers. The next demolition is scheduled for Nov. 11.
Caltrans Continues Implosions of Old Bay Bridge Foundations with Removal of Piers E9 and E10Removal of Piers E9 and E10 was the third of six scheduled events that will see the last of the foundations gone by mid-November.
Caltrans Implodes Pier E6 As Removal Of Old Bay Bridge Foundations ContinuesThe implosion, which removed Pier E6, occurred just before 10 a.m. It was the second of this fall's six scheduled implosions for the demolition of the remaining marine foundations of the original east span of the bridge.
Caltrans Implodes 2 of 13 Remaining Foundations of Old Bay BridgeCaltrans began demolition of the remaining 13 marine foundations of the eastern section of the old Bay Bridge Saturday morning.
Crews Lower Section Of Old Bay Bridge Eastern Span Onto BargesBy Saturday, a truss span had been be lowered onto barges but had yet to be transported to the Port of Oakland.
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.
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.
Senate Report Finds Caltrans Silenced Critics Of Bay Bridge ConstructionA 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.
Another Oops: New Bay Bridge Tower Needs Million-Dollar Clean Up For Rust Stains Not even a year old and the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge is undergoing an almost million-dollar cleaning job.
New Troll Installed To Protect Drivers On New Eastern Span Of The Bay BridgeEight months after opening to traffic, a new metal troll was secretly installed last week to protect travelers on the new Eastern Span of the Bay Bridge.
List: The New Bay Bridge's Biggest Problems From emergency repairs, to questionable construction, the Bay Bridge has had plenty of problems on both spans recently. Here's a list of some highlights in our coverage.
Report: New Bay Bridge Is Rusting In Critical AreasA newspaper reported Sunday that the findings have alarmed engineering experts who say the rust could have long-term implications for the new span.