BGFMA…this next generation Bridge Grid Flooring Manufacturers Association industry group is comprised of companies who fabricate steel grid deck systems for bridges and other companies with an interest in this market. Building on the 70-year service history of filled grid systems, this expanded professional organization is focused on the reliable development and application of open grid, grid reinforced concrete, and Exodermic™ bridge decks to meet the demands of the engineering community and traveling public.
Steel grid bridge decks are time-tested, economical
solutions for new or rehabilitated structures. The role of
BGFMA is to promote the use of these decks through data
collection, research/development and education. BGFMA will
focus its efforts on demonstrating to owners and engineers
the following advantages of steel grid bridge deck systems:
Lower Life-Cycle Cost