Design of the Gordie Howe International Bridge
The Gordie Howe International Bridge is a new crossing of the Detroit River between Detroit, MI, and Windsor, ON. It is a cable-stayed bridge with a 2,798-foot main span. This presentation will address the design development, including foundations, towers, deck, and cable system. Also discussed is buckling analysis of the deck, aerodynamic investigations, design for combination US and Canadian design requirements, design for redundancy, durability, and special loading requirements.
- General proportioning and structural details of the Gordie Howe International Bridge
- Specific design considerations for long-span cable-stayed bridges
- Aerodynamic considerations for long-span cable-stayed bridges.
1 CE Hour
This is a virtual event on Zoom, and will be recorded. Please register before 10:00 am on Monday, 12/6/21 to ensure you receive access to the live presentation and recording.
- Members - $25
- Non-Members - $50
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