Bridge Structures

C&S provides a wide range of bridge structure design and inspection services. Our clients include state departments of transportation, authorities, and all types of municipalities, as well as private developers and contractors. Our design professionals provide administration and design services on more than $10 million of bridge projects annually. Projects range from minor bridge rehabilitations to major bridge replacements. All members of our bridge design staff are professionally licensed engineers who are intimately familiar with the locally administered federal aid (LAFA) process, designing between 6-8 LAFA bridge projects each year. The bridge staff at C&S also has experience with rehabilitation and replacement designs for tunnels under airport runways. Typical bridge related services include:

  • Bridge inspections
  • Comprehensive bridge and transportation facilities planning
  • Bridge replacement design
  • Bridge rehabilitation design
  • Tunnel inspection and design
  • Retaining structure design
  • Pedestrian bridges
  • Design build projects
  • Load rating
  • Diagnostic load testing
  • Fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) bridges
  • Emergency bridge repairs
  • Design of temporary structures

C&S offers an experienced and creative bridge staff with the ability to work effectively with local governments, as well as major state transportation agencies and authorities. Two recent projects involved joint ventures with nationwide transportation design firms.