COLUMBUS, Ohio –The landmark Rich Street Bridge in Columbus, Ohio, designed by Burgess & Niple (B&N), was named a Bridge Design Award of Excellence winner in the Portland Cement Association’s (PCA) 14th Biennial Bridge Awards Competition.
The competition, co-sponsored by Roads & Bridges magazine, recognizes excellence in design and construction of concrete bridges. Winning projects were selected based on creativity, functionality, aesthetics, sustainability, and economy in design and construction by a jury of bridge professionals. Information about the winning projects is featured on the Roads & Bridges website.
The Rich Street Bridge design has received a total of 10 awards, including regional and national honors. B&N teamed with Leonhardt, Andrä und Partner and bridge architect Fred Gottemoeller to create the iconic bridge.
The Portland Cement Association (PCA) represents America's cement manufacturers and is an advocate for sustainability, jobs creation, economic growth, infrastructure investment, and overall innovation and excellence in construction throughout the U.S.