Willamette River Bridge Gets Award

EUGENE, Ore. — The new Willamette River Bridge on I-5 is sharing a first place award with the One World Trade Center in New York. Both tied for the Project of the Year Award given by the Slag Cement Association. Slag is the cement used to build the footing of the bridge and road surface. The … Continue reading »

Willamette Bridge Project Progresses

EUGENE, Ore. — Four years ago crews started working on the Willamette River Bridge project. On Wednesday they finally started pouring concrete on the bridge. Piece by piece, construction workers paved the way for two new I-5 bridges over the Willamette River. While they had to build one bridge at a time, the project manager … Continue reading »