PennDOT reopened the Herr Street Bridge after using accelerated bridge construction techniques to replace the bridge in just 10 days.
PennDOT plans to rehabilitate America’s first all-metal bridge while maintaining the historic significance of the structure.
Because it serves only a few homes, some assume the Pond Eddy Bridge is less important than bridges with higher traffic counts.
Since January 2015, there are 819 more state-maintained bridges in good condition.
Rehabilitating a 321-year-old bridge – the oldest structure still in use in America – is no easy task. Yet the current rehabilitation of the
Jim Andrews has held many positions and seen many changes in his 33 years at PennDOT.
Steve McCarthy couldn't believe what he was hearing when he was told that two goats were trapped on a bridge beam in Lawrence County.
As the bridge engineer for PennDOT's northwest region, William "Bill" Koller, P.E., talks about his work with ease and conviction.
As part of National Engineers Week (Feb. 18-24), we wanted to spotlight just a few of the engineers doing amazing work throughout the state.
District 1's efforts to rehabilitate the Center Street Bridge in Venango County have been recognized with a preservation award.
Did you know PennDOT is directly responsible for nearly 40,000 miles of highway and roughly 25,000 bridges? We oversee programs and policies affecting highways, urban and rural public transportation, airports, railroads, ports and waterways, in addition to administering the state's more than 11 million vehicle registrations and 8.8 million driver's licenses.
So, how do we do what we do? And how can we help you travel in Pennsylvania — whether it be for business or leisure — in safe and enjoyable manner? Read PennDOT Way to learn more about the department, what we do, and how and why we do it.