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West DePere Bridges: Structures and Design

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Navigate this page to learn more about bridge design, construction, and history. Use the tabs above to learn about:

Bridge Databases

Federal Highway Administration: Bridge Technology

National Transportation Library

Structurae: Structural Engineering Database

Library of Congress Catalogue

Print Materials


History and Design

Understanding: Bridge Designs

History, Construction, and Design

Understanding: History of Bridge Construction

Boys Life: Bridge Building Competition

Bridge Construction and Engineering


Interactive Construction Labs

Forces Lab

Loads Lab

Materials Lab

Shapes Lab

Bridge Structure Quizzes

Study of Three Bridges

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What Kind of Bridge?

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