Research and special projectsIn an effort to design, build and maintain long-lasting and cost-effective bridges in Iowa, the Office of Bridges and Structures is continuously seeking innovations in the form of high-performance materials, new design methodology and state of the art technology. In pursuit of the stated goals, the office has been successful in obtaining federal grants to fund these innovations.
For additional information about the
Iowa DOTís bridge research program, please contact:
Ahmad Abu-Hawash, Chief Structural Engineer