Woodrow Wilson Bridge Replacement
Maryland State Highway Administration
A quarter of a million cars each day. On a bridge designed for 75,000.
When the much-needed Woodrow Wilson Bridge replacement was put out to bid, the one solitary response was 72% over budget! So a formal Value Engineering study was held to bring the cost under control.
By dividing the project into three separate contracts, attracting additional bidders and identifying $50 million in alternative savings, the bridge cost was lowered by $362 million.
Download Print Version (PDF)
SAVE International® is the premier international society devoted to the advancement and promotion of value engineering. VE benefits include decreasing costs, increasing profits, improving performance and improving quality.
Forgot your password?
Haven't registered yet?
9/30/2016Call for Papers for the SAVE 2017 Value Summit
9/23/2016It’s That Time Already – 2017 Value Summit
9/23/2016Introduction of the New SAVE Certification Program
10/21/2016Practical Target Costing & Profit Engineering
10/24/2016 » 10/28/2016Module 1 Training Workshop & VMA Exam (Optional)
10/25/2016 » 10/26/201649th SJVE Conference
Where would you like to see the 2018 Value Summit?