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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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Why bridges will not be rebuilt for years, but they can still help

With construction of a new bridge over the Mississippi River set to begin, the nation’s top construction organization is calling for a change in how construction of existing bridges is being done.“It’s been a failure to do our jobs,” said Mark Gorman, executive director of the bridge construction and maintenance association.“The federal government and state […]

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How to repair the bridges that built the Confederation Bridge

Bridge repair equipment will soon be available in Ireland to help people repair bridges that are already damaged.The Republic of Ireland’s Department of Transport has started working on a national plan to repair damaged bridges and to install new ones.The project is being coordinated by Transport for Ireland (TfI) and the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC).The […]

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Which is the safest way to travel between Sydney and Perth?

Posted October 19, 2018 07:15:17 A new bridge over the River Macquarie is being built across the Macquay River between Sydney’s Darling Harbour and Perth’s Fremantle CBD.The project is part of a larger $6.5 billion project across the city.The bridge will be built by the state-owned NSW Infrastructure Commission (NSIC).The bridge is being constructed in […]

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Stillwater Bridge Construction is Complete

Stillwater, Wisconsin, June 16, 2018–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A groundbreaking ceremony was held today to begin construction of the Stillwater River Bridge in Wisconsin, which will replace the bridge over the Stillwaters Creek, the nation’s largest freshwater source for drinking water and fishing.The bridge will span the river at a length of 12 miles and provide access to […]

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The $2 billion Chesapeake Bridge construction is on schedule to open in 2019

The opening of the $2.4 billion Chesham River Bridge in 2019 will be one of the busiest in U.S. history.It will be the second major bridge built in the United States after the $1.7 billion Grand Central Terminal opened in New York City in 2016.The bridge is scheduled to open at midnight local time on […]

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Japanese bridge construction ‘almost ready’ for completion

Construction of a two-tower high-rise on the Japanese island of Kanagawa is almost complete.The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has said the new bridge will be the first of its kind in the world.The Tokyo Metropolitan Building Authority said on Thursday that the project will be completed within the next two years.The government is using $13 billion […]

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How to make a blackfriar bridge?

A blackfrisier bridge?It looks more like a brick construction project than a construction project.But the construction has already started.The new bridge has been built at the entrance to the old al-Kabir neighborhood of Jerusalem, just north of the West Bank city of Hebron.The city government says it will be the longest and most cost-effective bridge […]

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Charlestown Bridge construction begins, bridge deck built

A new bridge across the Delaware River was officially opened on Friday, making it the longest bridge in the country to span the span.Construction crews began the process to build the span in Charleston, Pa., about 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia.The bridge is expected to be finished by the end of the year.The span is […]

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UK construction projects hit by Brexit delay

Construction on the UK’s first ever major bridge across the River Thames is being delayed due to a lack of funding, according to government documents.The £9bn project was due to open in 2021, but has been delayed for four years by a lack for funds.The UK government said the delays are “unexpected” and “unacceptable”.A Department […]

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