The use of an SPMT can often attract favorable attention to DOTs, highlighting their use of innovative technology as well as their concern for safety and minimizing delays for highway users. Following are links to recent articles and news stories about SPMT technology and applications.
CNN Reports: Salt Lake City
KSL Radio on the Web: UDOT Moves Bridge Into Place (August 2007)
Highways for LIfe / FHWA: Innovative Tehcnology Accelerates Utah Bridge Replacement (December 2007)
Highways for Life / FHWA: SPMTs Lessen Traffic Disruption During Bridge Projects
Focus/FHWA: The ABC's of a Rapid Bridge Replacement In Utah (Dec 2007)
Focus/FHWA: SPMTs: Your Guide to Accelerated Bridge Construction. (Dec 2007)