The aim of ICSBOA is to advance the importance of efficient operation and maintenance of bridges worldwide. The association arranges conferences (ICSBOC) and workshops (ICSBOW) for its members. Between conferences and workshops, communication, and collaboration on timely topics take place through the website, e-mails or at meetings.
To collect and distribute experience related to operation and maintenance of bridges among members
To encourage awareness and responsibility of bridge operators and to encourage actions necessary for progress in the operation and maintenance of bridges
To participate in and improve cooperation among organisations and parties with interest in operation and maintenance of infrastructures
To inform politicians, owners, and operators about the costs and benefits of funding effective maintenance and operation of cable-supported bridges