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How to plan your next trip to Canada

The Canadian Embassy in Washington is working on plans for a massive bridge project.The project is to connect Toronto and Vancouver with the Canadian border.The U.S. Department of Transportation is also involved in the project.The project will cost about $1.5 billion.The bridge will connect Toronto to the Vancouver International Airport, but is not expected to […]

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Bridge construction projects resume in New Jersey

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie announced construction of a $3 billion bridge project that will connect New York City to New Jersey.The bridge will be part of a project to widen a section of the Hudson River from New York to Newark.Christie said the project will be completed in 2018.The project is part of the […]

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When a bridge collapses, how do you save lives?

A bridge collapse in Cofferdam, New South Wales, last month left a family of four dead.The man who was responsible for the bridge collapse is the only person still alive.The four people who died were aged between 41 and 63 years old.One of the victims was a man who worked on the bridge.Police say he […]

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How to build a bridge from I-5 to I-40 in four hours

Construction at the I-85 interchange on the north side of I-90 is slated to begin this week, as part of the construction of the new I-495 and I-95 interchange projects.Construction is scheduled to be completed by the end of this month.The I-25 bridge and the I -20 bridge will also be completed in the first […]

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Construction underway on Garden Bridge in Brooklyn

Construction is underway on a $100 million bridge spanning the Gowanus Canal between the Brooklyn boroughs of Brooklyn and Staten Island.New York Gov.Andrew Cuomo announced the bridge project during a ribbon cutting ceremony Monday.The bridge will be part of a $1.2 billion project to extend the Manhattan-Queens Expressway to a bridge over the Gowanas Canal, […]

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How to Build a Bridge in a Single Day

Posted October 17, 2018 10:07:15This post may contain affiliate links.See our disclosure policy for more details.What we do have in common: the construction of a bridge.We’ve talked about the many reasons to build a bridge in the past, but what about the most difficult of them all?Building a bridge takes months of planning and planning […]

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The story of how the West Texas bridge construction project was approved and funded

The story is about how a West Texas oil boom was built in the middle of the Great Recession.It’s about how President Donald Trump signed a bridge construction bill into law in December.And it’s about what’s next.(This is part of a series on the history of the West Texan bridge.)A little more about the bridge […]

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How to Fix the Balsa Bridge: What You Need to Know

The Balsa bridge, built in 1959 by the U.S. Army and completed in 1972, is the nation’s oldest bridge.It has the longest span of any bridge in the U, at nearly 17,000 feet, and the largest suspension bridge in North America.As of the 2020 Census, it has about 1.3 million residents.It’s one of the most […]

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The Figg Bridge construction project is getting under way, but it may take a little while

A construction team working on a $200 million bridge in Washington state has completed construction on its first phase of the bridge, according to a report from the Seattle Times.The Washington State Department of Transportation has said the Figg bridge is being built under the authority of the state’s bridge authority, which has been under […]

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Why Australia’s bridge construction will slow to a crawl

By Simon JenkinsPublished June 25, 2018 12:59:54Australia’s government has given preliminary approval to a $2.4 billion bridge project to build a new interstate crossing to replace the Agana Crossing, a joint project with China.The National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) has approved a $1.5 billion bridge contract with China’s state-owned China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), which is […]

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