Veterans Memorial Bridge, Omaha, Nebraska

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This 3,000′ long bridge carries US Hwy 275 over the Missouri River and includes a 624′ main span over the navigation channel of the river. This span was completed using a through truss approximately 90′ wide and 90′ tall. The total weight of the truss was just over 9 million pounds. This project received the 2012 Engineering Excellence Award granted by the American Council of Engineering Companies, and has been hailed as a work of art while being recognized for it importance to the economy of the area.

Project Statistics

Completed Time: 2010
Width: 87’ 8” wide Length: 4,300 long
Project's Owner: State of Nebraska Department of Roads
Project's Value: $37.6 Million