A 230-ft-long suspension bridge over the Quebrada La Majada River in Nicaragua serves as a lifeline for 1,000 residents of the Conega region. Volunteers with the non-profit group Bridges to Prosperity spent two years building relationships with local contractors, masons and skilled laborers.
Location El Rodeo, Nicaragua
Owner Condega Municipality, Nicaragua
Developer Bridges to Prosperity, Denver
Lead Design firm McNary Bergeron, Broomfield, Colo.
General Contractor Flatiron Construction, Firestone, Colo.
Participating Contractor Turner Construction, New York City