Tag : Bridges
IoT solution developed for bridge inspectionsSubscription
An Internet of Things (IoT) remote monitoring system has been put forward as a solution for local authorities struggling to meet bridge inspection requirements, .
Global engineering projects to follow in 2019Subscription
2019 is set to be an interesting year for engineers around the world. New Civil Engineer has picked out some of the mega-projects and works going on across the world and close to home that you need to keep an eye on.
Engineers have cautioned against figures published by the RAC Foundation which show that almost 200 post-tension bridges managed by local authorities in the UK have not had a specialist inspection in 18 years.
Aecom to rule on five bridge options in WalesSubscription
The Welsh Government is now considering a unique proposal for a third bridge over the Menai Strait in Wales featuring a giant statue of an ancient welsh king, but the project is still in consultation with consultants Aecom and Knights with other options to consider.
A construction clash with Tideway works has driven the cost of repairing Blackfriars bridge up by more than £3.5M.
The Welsh Government has forwarded a myth-based concept for the new Menai Strait bridge to its consultants, following a popular public reception and petition to have the unique design considered.
A unique three-pronged bridge has been lifted into place over the Grand Union Canal in Milton Keynes.
Network Rail footbridge design winner announcedSubscription
Network Rail has announced the winner of its footbridge design ideas competition.
Sixty-six road bridges in Spain have “serious safety problems”, according to a government survey leaked to Spanish newspaper El Pais.
Polcevera viaduct could be rebuilt in a yearSubscription
The rebuilding of the collapsed Polcevera viaduct in Genoa, Italy, could take as little as 12 to 15 months according to the commission set up to reconstruct the bridge.