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Video of the week: ‘Bridge-in-a-backpack’ construction

By / October 14, 2009

As discussed in Ann’s post from yesterday, this video shows the building of the Neal Bridge in Pittsfield, Maine, and illustrates the glass-carbon fiber–concrete tube technology pioneered by the University of Maine’s Advanced Engineered Wood Composite Center. Although this construction could be adapted to nearly any size, in this case the bridge has a foundation…

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