Photos by: (top) Rosales + Partners; (bottom) Freese and Nichols Inc. The $2.5-million Phyllis J. Tilley Memorial Pedestrian Bridge stretches out 366 ft and is 12 ft, 9 in., wide. Related Links: View Other 2013 Best of the Best Projects Winners ENR Texas & Louisiana - Best Small Project: Phyllis J. Tilley Memorial Ped. Bridge North America's first steel-arch and stress-ribbon bridge now adorns the city of Fort Worth, Texas, serving as a connection from the city's central business area with the arts district and its largest and oldest park.The $2.5-million Phyllis J. Tilley Memorial Pedestrian Bridge stretches out 366 ft
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.