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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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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 make a bridge that will save the world

Now Playing: ‘Downton Abbey’ stars on their biggest love-hate relationship yet: ‘The Bachelor’ star and ‘Modern Family’ star Matt Gourley on their ‘difficult’ romance article Now Play: ‘Lost’ actor Chris Harrison talks ‘Star Trek Beyond’ with ABC News’ Anna Merlan Now Playing ‘The Walking Dead’ star David Morrissey, who plays The Governor on AMC, shares […]

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Which bridge will get the biggest repair?

By Greg HockettPosted March 29, 2020 06:07:24Construction on the $2.9 billion Mabey Bridge will get underway later this month with the final section of the bridge to be opened to traffic in November, ahead of a $7 billion overhaul of the country’s interstate highway network.The bridge, which carries the main northbound lane of the Mabie […]

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How to build a bridge in the Middle East

A construction site in Israel’s southern Negev Desert has begun construction of the first bridge in decades, the latest in a series of new projects in the region aimed at relieving pressure on the nation’s antiquities infrastructure.The bridge, a 1,800-meter (3,200-foot) span of metal-reinforced concrete, will span the Golan Heights and connect the Negevi desert […]

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How to Drive Your Own Liberty Bridge Construction

A team of local contractors has completed the construction of a two-lane, four-lane Liberty Bridge construction project on the side of the road that links the two towns.The bridge, which was originally designed to be a two lane roadway, has now been widened to a four-lane roadway.The project was completed in March of this year.The […]

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Why beipanjia bridge construction could take more than two years, says Queensland premier

Brisbane’s Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned the construction of a new bridge to the Brisbane River is likely to take more time than originally envisaged.Key points:Beipanjinjiang Bridge, a $15 million bridge connecting Brisbane and Penrith, will be completed this yearThe state Government says a total of $4 billion is needed for the projectQueensland’s Premier says […]

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How to build the bridge that will link the United States to Europe

Construction of the new bridge between Denmark and the Netherlands will begin in earnest in 2021.The bridge will connect Copenhagen to Amsterdam and will stretch over an area that’s now a major shipping route, with a ferry system connecting it to the rest of Europe. But it’s also a significant undertaking.A section of the bridge was […]

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How to avoid getting a footbridge built on Dublin’s Aranmore Bridge

Construction of a foot bridge over the Aranonees River in Co. Wicklow is expected to begin in March next year.Source The Irish News article Construction will begin on a new foot bridge across the Arranmore Bridge in Co Down, in March, ahead of a plan to link it with a rail line.Source Irish Times article […]

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