Welcome to the Structures Division
The Structures Division is comprised of Bridge Management, Structures Design and Geotechnical Design. Bridge Management focuses on the responsible management of the in service bridge inventory. Structures Design and Geotechnical Design focus on project delivery. The Structures Division aligns activities to support the Department Strategic Direction and reports on performance. The Structures Division receives funding each year to support the Bridge Programs.
Cheryl Hersh Simmons
Chief Structural Engineer
Executive Secretary (Structures Main Desk)
4501 South 2700 West, Salt Lake City, Utah 84129
PO Box 148470, Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-8470
Emergency Response Contact
To report an accident involving a bridge or other structure, contact:
Bridge Emergency / Maintenance Coordinator
Bridge Management Information and Contacts
Bridge Management provides data to support structure project prioritization for preservation, maintenance, rehabilitation and replacement, and emergency services to ensure the safety of the traveling public.
Bridge Management inspects, monitors, reports and effectively manages the structure inventory for a safe, reliable transportation system.
Bridge Management Engineer
Bridge Program Manager
Structures Design Information and Contacts
Structures Design produces safe, high quality, and economical structural designs for preservation, rehabilitation and replacement projects through efficient, timely communication, innovation, technical expertise and professionalism.
InitiativesStructures Design provides structural engineering services, manages structure design and construction, and establishes and maintains structural design criteria and standards to ensure a safe, economical and reliable transportation system.
Contact InformationMark Daniels
Structures Design Manager
Geotechnical Design Information and Contacts
Geotechnical Design produces safe, high quality, and economical geotechnical designs for foundations, retaining walls, landslides, soil and slope stability, and rock falls through efficient, timely communication, and technical expertise.
Geotechnical Design provides geotechnical engineering services including investigation and testing, and establishes and maintains geotechnical design criteria and standards to ensure a safe, economical and reliable transportation system.
Geotechnical Design Manager
Geotechnical Engineer Specialist
For Information on Locally Owned Structures
Local agencies may request information on locally owned structures by following the link below:
Bridge Program Overview
Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Information
Bridge Replacement, Rehabilitation & Preservation Program
Spring 2020 Fact Sheet
STIP Program Allocations
2021 Allocations – Structures Breakout
Current List of Projects (Proposed and Commission Approved)
STIP Workshop Application
To filter the list to Structures projects, select “Structures” from the “Programs” drop-down menu in the top left of the STIP Workshop Application window.
Annual Bridge Reports
Annual bridge reports provide a quick reference to those interested in key facts about the overall bridge inventory in Utah, the condition of the inventory, and ongoing bridge programs that address important objectives of the Structures Division.
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