Tag : Bridge
Iconic New York bridge blown upSubscription
The final section of the old Tappan Zee bridge in New York has collapsed into the Hudson river following an explosive demolition.
York pedestrian bridge to close for replacementSubscription
A major pedestrian bridge connecting York city centre with the city’s railwy station is to be closed for seven weeks from 26 January as Amco Giffen and Network Rail caryy out on-site improvements.
Mabey ships 22 compact bridges to Costa Rica Subscription
UK bridge specialist Mabey has shipped 22 Compact 200 (C200) bridge kits to Costa Rica to aid in disaster preparation and planning.
Swindon-based construction firm Beard has been appointed as main contractor for the replacement toll houses project on the Clifton Suspension bridge.
India's longest rail and road bridge set to open Subscription
A new 4.94km road and rail bridge in India’s northern state of Assam, the longest dual-use bridge in the country, is set to open to traffic on Christmas day.
The Itchen Bridge in Southampton will be temporarily closed later this month, so Balfour Beatty can repair its expansion joints.
Repair works completed on historic Dorset bridgeSubscription
Repair work has been completed on the historic Wool Bridge in Dorset after it partially collapsed almost a year ago.
The closed Churchill Way flyover in Liverpool may be converted into “promenade in the sky” like New York City’s High line, it has been suggested.
Green-light for WSP's South Wales footbridge Subscription
Planning permission has been granted for a timber-clad pedestrian and cycle bridge across the River Usk in South Wales, designed by Knight Architects and WSP.
Engineering specialists Spencer Group are set to start work on a maintenance project aimed at securing the long-term structural integrity of the Humber Bridge.