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What’s happening with the Wynyard Bridge construction project?

Updated May 23, 2018 09:37:47 The Wynyard Waterfront Development Authority and its partner in the Wynyards Waterfront project, Waterfront Property Development Corp., are scheduled to begin construction on a $1.6 billion project to replace the iconic Bruce Lee Bridge with a new bridge over the Florida Straits.Construction on the bridge project is expected to be […]

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Which state will be most impacted by construction of the Trans-Pacific Partnership?

A new report from the World Economic Forum (WEF) has found that the US is most vulnerable to the construction of a new US-Australia border.The report, released today, suggests that the TPP would likely cause a sharp drop in trade between the two countries, with trade between those countries down by around 50% by 2026.The […]

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How to fix a bridge that’s crumbling

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it is investigating an engineering fault that could have cost thousands of lives in the Blackfriar Bridge construction project.Key points:The bridge, built by U.N. contractors Knight and Knight, is the first major structure to collapse in the city since 2010The U.K. has since shut down the entire span […]

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When will construction begin on Johnstown Bridge?

The construction of the Johnstown River Bridge is expected to begin in 2021.The project is expected cost around $6 billion, but the first of its kind bridge will cost between $1.5 billion and $2 billion, according to a joint statement released by the Department of Transportation and the State of New Jersey.The bridge will span […]

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US bridge construction begins in northern California

Construction for the western portion of the Willamette River bridge over the Williamsburg River has begun in the Sacramento area.The project was announced Friday by the California Department of Transportation, which is coordinating construction with private companies to finish construction of the bridge over a 1,000-foot stretch of the river in the northern part of […]

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How Coffer Dam Construction Went Wrong: A Report on the Coffer Bridge Construction

Coffer, Ill.— Construction of a new bridge across a creek in southern Illinois was postponed Friday when a crane fell during a job that would have made it safer.The crane was carrying a new cable that will connect a new water main to the Coffes River.Engineers and officials from the state of Illinois say they’re […]

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How to keep your pipe bridge safe, secure and comfortable

It’s hard to believe the pipes that supply the interstate highway system have grown so thick that they can no longer support the weight of a single person.But they’re still there.The pipe bridge that supports the Beltway Bridge in the Washington, D.C. area was built in 1959 to help keep traffic flowing between the District […]

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What you need to know about Portage and Bridge construction

In the last decade, the Portage Bridge has grown from a $10 million project to the busiest bridge in the world, connecting Chicago and Iowa City.Now, a new report from Bridge America and Bridge Associates estimates that the Portages will require a $200 million construction project to complete the project.The report says the Portagas are […]

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How to bridge the narrows with a bridge construction kit

The wide-open, wide-eyed looks on bridge workers’ faces as they work on a bridge across the San Francisco Bay are a staple of American Bridge construction.But the wide-legged, narrow-legged look isn’t the only thing that’s different.Many bridges have narrower spans than the narrow ones, and the narrowest bridge on the east side of San Francisco’s […]

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When the bridge gets bigger, the construction company says it’s not going to be happy

Posted November 01, 2019 09:03:54 When the NSW Government announced it was setting up a bridge construction company to build the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the project seemed to go ahead smoothly.But the state government is now saying it may be looking to put a stop to the $6.5 billion project, with some construction companies now […]

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