Tag : Collapses
New Civil Engineer exclusively reveals a 1960s report detailing the construction methods and designs behind the collapsed Morandi bridge in Genoa.
The Laos government has suspended its ambitious hydropower project, following last month’s dam collapse which killed at least 39 people.
Dozens feared dead in Italy motorway bridge collapseVideoSubscription
Dozens of people are dead after a major motorway bridge in Italy collapsed.
Rescue effort underway after Laos dam collapseSubscription
Hundreds of people are missing and many are feared dead after a hydropower dam collapsed in Laos.
The row over a collapsed tunnel at the Glendoe hydro-electric plant in Scotland will move to the Supreme Court after the contractor appealed a court order to pay £107M in compensation.
Video | Bridge collapses after flooding in CubaVideoSubscription
This is the moment two people narrowly escaped death as severe flooding swept away a bridge in Cuba.
Eric Wright wins Cumbria bridge rebuild Subscription
Eric Wright Civil Engineering will design a new bridge to go over the river Eamont in Pooley Bridge.
Brazil tower block collapse kills at least oneSubscription
A 26-storey tower block has collapsed in Brazil, killing at least one person inside.
Construction defects were found in 19 Edinburgh City Council buildings during investigations following the collapse of a 9t wall at a primary school, a report by Scotland’s public spending watchdog said.
Colombia bridge collapse blamed on high loadsSubscription
A bridge expert has said last month’s collapse of a 1,500-foot cable-stayed bridge in Colombia, which killed 10 construction workers, could have been caused by “unusual loads” during construction.