Division of Bridges

Manages, directs, and coordinates all activities performed by the following Engineering Sections:  Bridge Design, Bridge CLE DesignMajor Bridges, Bridge Safety and Evaluation, Hydraulics & Drainage, the Local Bridge ProgramAlternative Project Delivery, Soils & Foundations, and the Bridge Management unit.

Requests for additional information should be addressed to:

Bartholomew P. Sweeney, P.E. 
Division Chief of Bridges
Administrative Assistant:  (vacant) , Phone: (860) 594-2726 


Bridge Division Sections

Major Structures
Photo of Project No. 92-532, New Haven, I-95 over the Quinnipiac River
 Principal Engineer
 Phone: (860) 594-3217
Principal Engineer   
Phone: (860) 594-3402
I95 over Oil mill Road in Waterford
Principal Engineer
Phone: (860) 594-3208    
New I-84 bridge being moved on SPMTs.  Photo by ConnDOT.
Al Garcia, P.E.
Supervising Engineer
Phone:(860) 594-3353
Gold Star Bridge inspection
Manager of Bridge Safety & Evaluation
Phone: (860) 594-3156
Hydraulics & Drainage                                    
Photo showing road damage due to erosion                         
Principal Engineer
Phone: (860) 594-3238 
Photo showing road after repair
    Local Bridge Photo
    Priti Bhardwaj, P.E.
    Supervising Engineer
    Phone: (860) 594-3311
   Retaining wall under construction
  Supervising Engineer
  Phone: (860) 594-3178

Bridge Design Related Information


Bridge Inspection Manual(PDF, 22Mb)
Projects (links to information on projects underway within the Bridge Division)
Highway Design Manual:  US Customary Units (PDF 19.7mb) Metric Units (PDF 3.41mb)
Bridge Standard Practices (including Accelerated Bridge Construction guidance)
Standard Drawings
STP-Urban/Rural Application (PDF 84kb)
Engineering Information Resources
2007 Digital Design Environment
Note: Bridge inspection reports are available in ProjectWise.

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