Who was responsible for FIU bridge collapse?
A National Transportation Safety Board report into the collapse concluded that design calculation errors made by MCM's consultant Figg Bridge Engineers were ultimately to blame. But failures by the independent design checker, client, contractor and on-site construction supervisor also contributed to the disaster.
Who were the victims of the FIU pedestrian bridge collapse?
FIU unveiled a bronze sculpture Tuesday of Alexa Duran, the only FIU student killed in the catastrophe. The memorial includes five lamp posts representing the five other people who died: Brown, Alberto Arias, Brandon Brownfield, Rolando Fraga Hernandez and Osvaldo Gonzalez.
Who was the contractor on the Missouri bridge collapse?
The workers with Lehman Construction Company were pouring concrete when the collapse happened. The bridge is located at 148th Street and Shady Grove Road, in unincorporated Clay County.
What happened to Figg?
Since the collapse, FIGG was fired by the Texas Department of Transportation from major bridge projects in Corpus Christi and Houston after issues with Pate's designs for the spans emerged.
How did the Florida International University pedestrian bridge collapse?
The 174-foot-long pedestrian bridge collapsed while under construction on March 15, 2018. National Transportation and Safety Board officials later concluded the design firm underestimated the load of the bridge and overestimated its strength in a critical section that splintered.