The project's methodology is already being "mimicked" in other states like Virginia, Rapp says. He adds that so far "nobody has ever undertaken a project of this magnitude."

I-93 Fast 14 Rapid Bridge Replacement Project, Medford, Mass.

Key Players

Owner/Developer: Mass. Dept. of Transportation

General Contractor/Construction Manager: JV of J.F. White Contracting Co.; Kiewit Corp.

Structural Engineer: Gill Engineering Associates; Dewberry-Goodkind

Lead Designer & Civil Engineer: Tetra Tech Rizzo

Submitted by: J.F. White Contracting Co.; Mass. Dept. of Transportation; Kiewit Infrastructure Group