Tag : Bridges
Calls for new bridge across the Thames Subscription
Calls for a new pedestrian and cycling bridge across the Thames have been made by councillors in south west London.
Pair of 1,000t bridges installed in CambridgeSubscription
The A14 road in Cambridgeshire has re-opened after work to install a pair of 1,000t bridges was completed 18 hours ahead of schedule.
Delayed New York bridge now openSubscription
The delayed new $4bn (£3.1bn), 5km long Mario M. Cuomo Bridge in New York has now opened after fears a parallel bridge could collapse and damage it were allayed.
Risk of collapse delays New York bridge openingSubscription
The opening of a $4bn (£3.1bn) New York span bridge has been delayed due to concerns that its predecessor could collapse.
Mabey has installed a road bridge in Puerto Rico in record quick time after a hurricane destroyed the original crossing.
Authorities in Kolkata, India, are expected to launch an urgent review of the city’s ageing infrastructure following the collapse of the Majerhat Bridge on Tuesday, which left one dead and 19 injured.
Highways England’s pledge to review its bridge inspection regime in light of the recent Polcevera viaduct collapse has sparked fresh calls for more funding to be made available by central government.
Highways England is reviewing its bridge maintenance regimes following the Genoa bridge collapse.
Northern Spire to open to traffic todaySubscription
Sunderland’s new Northern Spire bridge is set to open to traffic today, after the first pedestrians crossed it yesterday.
Leading engineers have expressed concerns about Autostrade’s plan to rebuild the collapsed Polcevera viaduct within eight months.