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In engineering, abutment refers to the substructure at the ends of a bridge span or dam whereon the structure's superstructure rests or contacts.
The attack on Pearl Harbor was a surprise military strike by the Imperial Japanese Navy against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, in the United States Territory of Hawaii, on the morning of December 7, 1941.
The Central Artery/Tunnel Project (CA/T), known unofficially as the Big Dig, was a megaproject in Boston that rerouted the Central Artery (Interstate 93)—the chief highway through the heart of the city—into the 3.5-mile (5.6 km) Thomas P. O'Neill Jr. Tunnel.
Branford is a shoreline town located on Long Island Sound in New Haven County, Connecticut, east of New Haven.
A cable-stayed bridge has one or more towers (or pylons), from which cables support the bridge deck.
Canton is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States.
Chicago is the third most populous city in the United States.
Connecticut is the southernmost state in the region of the United States known as New England.
The Connecticut Department of Transportation (ConnDOT) is responsible for the development and operation of highways, railroads, mass transit systems, ports, waterways and aviation facilities in the U.S. state of Connecticut.
The Connecticut Turnpike, now officially the Governor John Davis Lodge Turnpike, is a freeway and former toll road in Connecticut that runs (from southwest to northeast) from Greenwich to Killingly.
The City and County of Denver (Arapaho: Niinéniiniicíihéhe') is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado.
Directional drilling (or slant drilling) is the practice of drilling non-vertical wells.
East Haven is a town in New Haven County, Connecticut, in the United States.
An escalator clause is a clause in a lease or contract that guarantees a change in the agreement price once a particular factor beyond control of either party affecting the value has been determined.
An extradosed bridge employs a structure that is frequently described as a cross between a girder bridge and a cable-stayed bridge.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is the national aviation authority of the United States.
The Gibbs Street Pedestrian Bridge, more formally known as the US Congresswoman Darlene Hooley Pedestrian Bridge at Gibbs Street, is an approximately pedestrian bridge in Portland, Oregon, United States, which opened on July 14, 2012.
A girder bridge, in general, is a bridge that utilizes girders as the means of supporting the deck.
Hartford is the capital of Connecticut and the historic seat of Hartford County until Connecticut disbanded county government in 1960.
Interstate 95 is the main north–south Interstate Highway on the East Coast of the United States, running in a general east–west compass direction for 111.57 miles (179.55 km) in Connecticut, from the Rhode Island state line to the New York state line.
John DeStefano, Jr. (born May 11, 1955) is an American politician who served as the 49th mayor of New Haven, Connecticut from 1994 until 2014.
Lake Saltonstall is a long narrow lake located in south-central Connecticut.
Littleton (historically Nipmuc: Nashoba) is a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States.
A megaproject is an extremely large-scale investment project.
The Metro-North Commuter Railroad, trading as MTA Metro-North Railroad or simply Metro-North, is a suburban commuter rail service run by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), a public authority of the state of New York.
New Haven Harbor is an inlet on the north side of Long Island Sound in the state of Connecticut in the United States.
New Haven, in the U.S. state of Connecticut, is the principal municipality in Greater New Haven, which had a total population of 862,477 in 2010.
Pittsfield is a town in Somerset County, Maine, United States.
Portland is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the county seat of Multnomah County, located at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers.
Shore Line East (SLE) is a commuter rail service which operates along the Northeast Corridor through southern Connecticut, USA.
The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.
The United Illuminating Company (UI) is an Orange, Connecticut-based regional electric distribution company established in 1899.
The Tomlinson Lift Bridge is a crossing of the Quinnipiac River in New Haven, Connecticut.
Torrington is the largest city in Litchfield County, Connecticut and the Litchfield Hills region.
In communications and electronic engineering, a transmission line is a specialized cable or other structure designed to carry alternating current of radio frequency, that is, currents with a frequency high enough that their wave nature must be taken into account.
A transmission tower (electricity pylon in the United Kingdom and parts of Europe, and a hydro tower in certain provinces of Canada where power generation is mainly hydro-electric) is a tall structure, usually a steel lattice tower, used to support an overhead power line.
Tweed New Haven Airport is a public airport three miles southeast of downtown New Haven, in New Haven County, Connecticut.
A state of the United States of America is one of the 50 constituent political entities that shares its sovereignty with the United States federal government.
The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.
West Haven is a city in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States.