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Re: SF-Oakland bridge cost overruns

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This was big news back in 2009 but I understand they sorted it out and are now back on schedule.

The original article came from the National Steel Bridge Alliance and was picked up by AISC.  Below is a link to the AISC article.

Thomas Hunt, S.E.

From:        Drew Morris <dmorris(--nospam--at)>
To:        SEAINT <seaint(--nospam--at)>
Date:        08/10/2011 12:50 PM
Subject:        SF-Oakland bridge cost overruns

I have heard rumors that the Chinese fabricated bridge between Oakland-San Francisco has been delayed and has significant cost overruns.  I have come across a few news items but they have been short.  Any links to more definitive information?  There is a bridge going up here in Alaska that will be fabricated in China and there have been concerns that something similar will occur.

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