Charleston Celebrates Its Signature Bridge

Occasionally, communities come together to celebrate the completion of a significant piece of infrastructure. More rarely, communities take note of the anniversary of a noteworthy structure. That is what happened recently in Charleston, South Carolina, when the local populace celebrated the 10th anniversary of the completion of the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge.

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The cable-stayed Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge replaced two obsolete bridges that crossed the Cooper River in Charleston, South Carolina.

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For Mike Abrahams, the Ravenel Bridge was a standout project of his 46 years with this company.

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The Ravenel Bridge was successful because of the unusual degree of cooperation among the project team.

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The bridge added a new dimension to the city’s skyline, and has become a beloved icon of the South Carolina Lowcountry.