The B&O continued to contract with him for bridge design.
At the time of the construction, the facility's architectural style was the main bridge design in the state.
The bridge design was inspired by the hull of a boat.
Testing on the new bridge design was begun in November 1943 and continued through 1945.
Final route decision and bridge design were to be presented in early 2012, with construction to start by end of same year.
But the state's ambitions in bridge design led to problems.
Some of these firms also built other bridge designs.
It is commonly used in bridge design, where long spans are needed.
"There aren't all that many variations on bridge designs," Paris heard himself say.
The original bridge design included decorative lights, which were removed in the 1950s.