Near the stop's beautiful view of the Mackinac Bridge
is a sign detailing the history of US-2 and its earliest origins as a Native-American route through the Upper Peninsula.
"There is huge potential and benefit for sensors like these on structures beyond the Mackinac Bridge
, and we're excited these prototypes are being tested here," says Executive Secretary Bob Sweeney with the Mackinac Bridge
Authority in Michigan.
She arrived the night before, walking in the glow of the Mackinac Bridge
to kneel and cup the water in her hands.
The theme of this year's NABCA Annual Convention, held at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix, was "Building Bridges." Appropriately chosen by NABCA Chairman and Michigan LCC Commissioner Andy Deloney (hailing from a state with two halves connected by the Mackinac Bridge
), the focus of the event was on connecting people from across the industry.
Its debut, in finished form, was at the 10th annual tractor crossing of the Mackinac Bridge
My resume includes the Mackinac Bridge
in Michigan, the New River Gorge Bridge in West Virginia, the Tappan Zee Bridge in New York, the Oakland Bay Bridge in California and the Sunshine Skyway Bridge in Florida.
O'Keeffe's Working Hands Hand Cream has rolled out a new national marketing campaign that features Americans engaged in professions that require extensive and dexterous use of their hands--from Mackinac Bridge
workers in Michigan to vet techs caring for livestock and family pets.
Nevertheless, we cross the Mackinac Bridge
over the frozen straits, and drive farther north into the Upper Peninsula to a snow testing facility in Brimley, MI-not too far from where the Edmund Fitzgerald met its doom in Lake Superior when those "gales of November came early." In this case it was January and those gales had dumped a considerable amount of snow on the UP.
The bridge inspection team of the company performed successful inspections around the Mackinac Bridge
that it had been contracted for, in mid-2012.
The company aims to gather 1,451 MINIs for the parade, which will cross Michigan's 26,372 feet long, 500 feet high, Mackinac Bridge
The Mackinac Bridge
, a five-mile suspension bridge and the third largest in the world, is the UP's only connection to the rest of Michigan.