National Center for
Wood Transportation Structures
Ribbon Cutting on the Catt Bridge, October 26, 2016
This fall Buchanan County, Iowa, is celebrating the opening of the Catt Bridge. A commemorative event will be held Wednesday, October 26, 2016 starting at 11:00 a.m. in partnership with the USDA Forest Proucts Laboratory and Iowa State University's Institute for Transportation. See the informational flyer for details.
Glulam Timber Arch Bridge, Allegany County, NY
The mission of the National Center for Wood Transportation Structures (NCWTS) is to bring together academia, government, and industry to efficiently complete research, demonstration, and education that result in durable, cost-effective wood transportation structures to improve the transportation infrastructure of America and the world.
The NCWTS is a center at the Institute for Transportation at Iowa State University and is maintained in partnership with the US Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, the Federal Highway Administration, and the National Park Service.