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How to get a $100-billion bridge to connect Chicago with Washington

Bridge construction has been going on around the world for decades, and the project is one of the most expensive in U.S. history.But the cost of the project, which includes $80 billion in federal financing, could be significantly higher.The U.K.’s government announced Tuesday that it is buying two other U.N. sites for $40 billion.It is […]

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How to Build a New, Improved, Better Bridge in Dubai

“I would really like to build something that’s not only aesthetically pleasing but also more functional,” said Dr. Alaa Jafar, a consultant with the UAE National Bridge Engineering Institute.“I’d like to do things like improve the bridge’s ventilation system, add more space between the columns, improve the cable management, or upgrade the bridge to a […]

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Construction of $2bn bridge on the Isthmus of Panama is ‘off to a bad start’, says construction firm

Construction of a $2.3 billion bridge linking Panama City to the International Boundary and River Commission (IBRC) is “off to an awful start”, according to a Panama City-based construction company.The project, which is being led by MECSA, is the first phase of the Panama Canal Development Fund’s (CPDF) $500 million bridge project, but there is […]

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How to Build a Queensboro Bridge in the Rain

When I was in high school in the 1990s, a lot of construction projects started happening on the west side of Queensboro.The Brooklyn Bridge, the Brooklyn-Queensboro Bridge, and the new R.C. Park were all under construction. I was a big fan of the Brooklyn Bridge.It was my favorite bridge in the world, so when the Brooklyn […]

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Why the Achinaki bridge construction is taking so long

The Achinaku bridge construction in Japan is taking too long, a project official said Tuesday, as part of efforts to improve its environmental performance and to speed up the completion of a $1.3 billion bridge project.The Achinakanai bridge is a bridge linking Japan’s southernmost island of Hokkaido with the northeastern province of Miyagi, about 40 […]

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How to make a $100,000 bridge, bridge construction project in Canada

By News24 staffPublished November 24, 2017 09:09:23A $100 million bridge is being built in Vancouver and is expected to be completed by 2019.CBC News and CTV Vancouver are working together to share the story.Follow us on Facebook for more local news.We are trying to do something different for the people of Vancouver.I think we’re going […]

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How to use a footbridge to build a foot bridge in Minneapolis

A new pedestrian bridge connecting Lake View Terrace to the Minneapolis waterfront will open next month.The project is a $1.5 million project that will connect the lakefront park and the new bridge at the corner of E. 8th Street and Cermak Avenue.The pedestrian bridge will be completed in late summer or early fall 2019.The Minnesota […]

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