28 Articles in Maintenance & refurbishment 2006

ADB provides loan for rail restoration

The Asian Development Bank is providing a US$60 million loan to help restore the rail link between the northern suburbs of Vietnam's capital (...)

Refurbishment announced for Lowestoft bascule

A US$4.5 million project will start in January to refurbish a bascule bridge on the A12 highway in Lowestoft in eastern (...)

Contractor appointed for Forth Bridge cable dehumidification

The Forth Estuary Transport Authority has approved the appointment of C Spencer for a US$15.5 million contract to install dehumidification (...)

Bidding closes for 300km Columbian highway

Columbia's national road concessions body Inco has said that six teams are competing for the 293km Ruta Caribe (...)

Four vie to win contract for 800 bridges

Missouri Department of Transportation has shortlisted four teams for a contract to design, build, finance and maintain more than 800 bridges (...)

Pennsylvania outlines US$900 million bridge and highway package

A bipartisan commission in the US state of Pennsylvania has issued a report offering a funding solution to pay for critical improvements (...)

Contract let for toll bridge rehabilitation

Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission has awarded Conti Enterprises a contract worth more than US$87 million for rehabilitation of the (...)

Contract awarded for Maltese bridge

Minister Jesmond Mugliett told Malta's parliament yesterday that a US$5.8 million contract for reconstruction and rehabilitation of the Manuel (...)

Delaware commission awards four bridge contracts

The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission has awarded Road-Con a US$8.4 million contract for the rehabilitation of the Centre (...)

Leighton Abigroup scoops Gateway upgrade

The Leighton Abigroup Joint Venture has been announced as the preferred team for the US$1.4 billion Gateway upgrade project. The design, (...)

Missouri announces plans to repair 800 bridges

Most of the worst bridges in Missouri will be repaired or replaced by 2012 under a new initiative planned by the state's Department of (...)

Agreement reached for repairs to Canadian bridge

The Government of Canada, the Government of Quebec and the Mohawk Council of Kahnawake have reached an agreement in principle for repair work (...)

"Toughest commute" winner demolishes Wilson Bridge

A large section of the old Woodrow Wilson Bridge near Washington DC was demolished last (...)

Virginia wins federal innovation grants

The US Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has awarded US$1.15 million to the Virginia Department of Transportation under the FHWA's (...)

Maltese authority approves bridge rebuild

The Malta Environment & Planning Authority has approved an application by Malta Transport Authority to reconstruct the Manwel Dimech (...)

Skanska scoops Turtle River contract

Skanska has secured a US$199 million contract to rebuild a section of the I-95 highway, including a 1,000m bridge over Turtle (...)

Person killed as Danish bridge collapses

One person was killed and at least five injured when a bridge undergoing repairs collapsed yesterday onto a highway in northwest (...)

Rehabilitation set for Riverton-Belvidere

The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission has announced that rehabilitation of the Riverton-Belvidere Toll Supported Bridge will begin in (...)

American Bridge wins Chesapeake contract

American Bridge Company has been awarded a contract worth more than US$50 million to re-deck part of the Chesapeake Bay (...)

Columbia River Crossing team displays bridge options

Open house meetings are being held this week to discuss options for providing additional capacity along the I-5 highway across the Columbia (...)