New Bay Bridge

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.
Take A Look - The Old Bay Bridge Now Has A Gap As Demolition ContinuesThe old eastern span of the Bay Bridge is coming down and here's a picture of its new, gap-tooth smile.
Temporary $9.4 Million Connector To Bay Bridge Bike Path To Be Demolished After 7 Months In UseA ramp that connects Oakland to the bike lanes on the new Bay Bridge will be torn down after less than seven months in use.
Caltrans Officials Claim New Bay Bridge 'Misalignments' Are No Cause For ConcernA Caltrans spokesman said Tuesday that non-standard weld connections that were used to hold road deck sections together on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge won’t affect the bridge’s performance during earthquakes.
Phil Matier: Bay Bridge Contractor Receives Millions In BonusesThe nearly $49 million in bonuses include $20 million paid by the state to American Bridge/Fluor Enterprises for completing the job on time.
Caltrans Hopes To Resolve Leaks On New Bay Bridge SoonCaltrans officials said Monday that they’re concerned about leaks on a short section of the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge but they’re hopeful they can figure out a solution to the problem soon.
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