The Technically Still Active Kinzie Street Railroad Bridge of Chicago

Monday, October 18 – This week the boys go back in time to Chicago cerca 1908. The booming city of Chicago attributes its growth to the Chicago River. Its been an important waterway for as long as humans have lived in the area. Before humans began manipulating the river, there was a small overland portageContinue reading “The Technically Still Active Kinzie Street Railroad Bridge of Chicago”

The Redearth Ecoduct of Banff, Canada

Monday, October 10th – HAPPY INDIGENOUS PEOPLES’ DAY! We are stoked to celebrate this day by covering a special part of Canada. Our journey this week takes us to Alberta’s Rocky Mountains- specially Banff National Park, Canada. Located on the boarder of Alberta and British Columbia, this national park is nestled at the bottom ofContinue reading “The Redearth Ecoduct of Banff, Canada”

The Last Incan Bridge – The Q’eswachaka Bridge of Peru

Monday October 4th – When most people think of bridges they think of vast steel arches or thick concrete decks, but rarely do people think about what went into building bridges before modern technology. This week, the boys wanted to discovery a bridge that’s construction has been passed down generation after generation for the pastContinue reading “The Last Incan Bridge – The Q’eswachaka Bridge of Peru”

The NPS’s Roebling’s Delaware Aqueduct Bridge

Monday September 20th – SHOUT OUT TO COREY FROM SCRANTON!!! Thanks to Corey the boys had the opportunity to tackle a bridge close to home for Andreas and near and dear to Jeremy’s heart. Roebling’s Aqueduct Bridge is located in Lackawaxen Pennsylvania (United States) – the farthest eastern county of PA right under New York.Continue reading “The NPS’s Roebling’s Delaware Aqueduct Bridge”

The Longest Suspension Bridge in the World – the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge of Japan

Monday, September 13th – This week Jeremy and Andreas cover the longest suspension bridge in the world! Not only is the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge (also know as the pearl bridge) the longest suspension bridge in the world it also resides in an area with high rates of EXTREME weather and natural disasters. Before jumping intoContinue reading “The Longest Suspension Bridge in the World – the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge of Japan”

The Ladies’ Bridge of London, England

Monday, September 6th 2021 – Just in time for Labor Day we had to drop our episode about the Ladies’ Bridge in England. This tribute goes out to all of the women doing work in the building trades. Jeremy and Andreas wanted to take a moment and cover a couple of pivotal women in theContinue reading “The Ladies’ Bridge of London, England”

Das Water Bridge of Magdeburg, Germany

Monday, August 30th – Guten tag! This week we have a marvel of a bridge, as per usual. Navigating to the EU we find ourselves right outside the second largest city of the German state of Saxony-Anhalt – Magdeburg. The river bridge is exactly what it sounds like, a bridge filled with water… passing overContinue reading “Das Water Bridge of Magdeburg, Germany”

The Gnarly Burnside Bridge of Portland Dude

Monday, August 24th – “Do you even burn bro?” … “GNARLYYYYYY DUUUUUUDE”… maybe the most iconic dialogue of the season thus far. This week Jeremy and Andreas drop in at Burnside Bridge in Portland, Oregon. It’s an epic episode that shreds through the planning and construction of the bridge, in addition to the impact thatContinue reading “The Gnarly Burnside Bridge of Portland Dude”

The Crybaby Bridges of Everywhere, USA

Monday, August 16th – This week we have an EXTRA spooky (đź‘» ) episode for everyone. Just a quick note: for this episode we diverge from our traditional coverage on the design/construction concepts, but we think this concept is fascinating and wanted to share it with everyone. Fun fact: Halloween is one of Andreas’ favoriteContinue reading “The Crybaby Bridges of Everywhere, USA”