A major bridge which connects Pennsylvania with New Jersey over the Delaware River will remain closed indefinitely while engineers develop a plan to stabilise the bridge after last week’s discovery of a fracture in a major truss member.
The final closure took place this weekend of the superstructure of a heavy-duty road and rail bridge in China’s Jiangsu province.
Dr Danielle Kleinhans has taken over from William McEleney as the managing director of the National Steel Bridge Alliance (NSBA), a division of the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC).
Extensive corrosion has been found on the State Route 25 bridge over the Columbia River at Northport in Washington, USA.
A new cable-stayed bridge in Basrah, Iraq, has just opened to traffic, 26 months after the first pile was driven. Mario de Miranda reports
With deck unit installation on each side of the bridge now being progressed on a regular eight-day cycle, a stunning new bridge over Turkey’s Bosphorus Straits is starting to reach its final form. Helena Russell reports from the site
Weekend operation to demolish old bridge and slide the new one into place.
Kane Constructions has started work this month on a new pedestrian crossing on the Deakin University campus in Burwood in the Australian state of Victoria.
Alberici has been appointed by Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) in the USA to build a 780m-long bridge across the Missouri River.
A new crossing of the Spree River in Berlin is set to ease traffic congestion on other routes. Helena Russell reports
Contractors building the new Izmit Bay Bridge have made rapid progress with cable and deck erection over the last six months. Report by Yasutsugu Yamasaki, Manabu Inoue, Ali Nebil Ozturk and Fatih Zeybek
Work has begun this week on a $80.08m project to rehabilitate the Liberty Bridge in the US city of Pittsburgh.
Launching of a new bridge in the English city of Bath has been temporarily delayed after a problem arose during the first attempt at moving the structure into its precise final position.
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