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Advance Construction Begins in Michigan
Advance Construction Begins in Michigan
On July 17, 2018, Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) and Bridging North America (BridgingNA), along with the State of Michigan and the Government of Canada, celebrated another significant milestone in the Gordie Howe International Bridge project with…
Bridging North America selected to deliver Gordie Howe International Bridge
Bridging North America selected to deliver Gordie Howe International Bridge
On July 5, 2018, Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) announced the selection of Bridging North America as the Preferred Proponent to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Gordie Howe International Bridge project. Bridging North America’s…
#BridgeBuzz on Electrical Testing
#BridgeBuzz on Electrical Testing
The site of the future Canadian Port of Entry (POE) contains overhead lines that need to be relocated. Many of these overhead lines will be moved underground connecting the existing transformer station to new transmission towers. Before this new complex electrical…
And the tower came down
And the tower came down
A 50-metre-tall (160 foot) water tower has been brought crashing back to earth thanks to careful preparation and gravity. The tower is on a property which will eventually accommodate the ramps connecting I-75 to the US Port of Entry...
The Co-op Experience
The Co-op Experience
Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) is about more than just building a bridge - we are committed to building partnerships with communities and our stakeholders on both sides of the border. WDBA has partnered with the University of Windsor’ Co-operative…
International Women’s Day at WDBA
International Women’s Day at WDBA
Today is International Women’s Day! In recognition, we’d like to highlight the significant contributions of the remarkable women working on the Gordie Howe International Bridge project. Women hold roles in all of WDBA’s office departments including…
Minister Sohi Project Visit
Minister Sohi Project Visit
On January 22 and 23, 2018, the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, visited Windsor and Michigan for an update on the Gordie Howe International Bridge project.
Community Benefits
Community Benefits
Community Benefits is not just a requirement for the Gordie Howe International Bridge project - it is a priority for Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) as a corporate citizen in the Windsor-Detroit region.
WDBA Welcomes New Board Members
WDBA Welcomes New Board Members
WDBA is honoured to welcome new Directors Karla Avis, Judi Cohen, Shelly Cunningham, Rish Malhotra and Marie Campagna (former interim member) to our Board. The new members will join our existing Board members in bringing a wealth of knowledge, skills and…
Bridge Buzz: Electrofishing
Bridge Buzz: Electrofishing
WDBA is using electrofishing to monitor fish populations in the enhanced Broadway Drain. Electrofishing is a common technique used by fisheries biologists to sample fish populations in bodies of freshwater. As the name implies, electrofishing uses a small…