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Documentation of the Design and Construction of the New Tacoma Narrows Bridge

Description: The newest Tacoma Narrows Bridge will be the largest suspension bridge built in the United States in 40 years. It will also be the first project completed under Washington State's Public-Private Initiatives Act. This study outlines the documentation plan for the design and construction of the new Tacoma Narrows Bridge. The plan includes research task orders associated with the design and construction of the bridge relative to: public relations/educational opportunities, written documentation, and potential research.

  • Date Published: December, 2000
  • Publication Number: WA-RD 496.1
  • Last Modified: January 10, 2008
  • Authors: Melissa McCrumb, G. Scott Rutherford, Joe P. Mahoney.
  • Originator: Washington State Transportation Center (TRAC)
  • # of Pages: 34 p., 732 KB (PDF)
  • Subject: Bridge design, Construction, Planning, Public private partnerships, Public relations, Research, Suspension bridges.
  • Keywords: Bridge design, construction, documentation, Tacoma Narrows Bridge (Tacoma, Wash.)
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This abstract was last modified April 29, 2008