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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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“We’ve been here before” as bridge construction ramps up

As the construction of a new bridge over the Florida Everglades ramps up, a local developer is warning residents about the risks.Bob McPherson, president and CEO of the Florida Department of Transportation, told ABC News that he’s concerned about a number of things related to the construction process, but he wants residents to know that […]

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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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When is the last time you heard the bridge construction going?

It was a quiet Tuesday morning in January, and a group of men in white suits were busy building a popsicle-style bridge to bridge the gap between Italy’s two biggest cities.Italian President Sergio Mattarella has announced a new bridge, known as the Sistine Chapel, between Rome and Naples.The bridge, with a span of more than […]

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