12 Articles in 2007

Team picked for George Washington scheme

A joint venture partnership of HNTB and Parsons Transportation Group New York has been selected by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (...)

Prague bridge celebrates 650th anniversary

Celebrations in the Czech capital of Prague have been marking the 650th anniversary of the city's Charles (...)

Golden Gate suicide barrier concepts pass wind tests

The first phase of a study into a suicide deterrent system for San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge has confirmed that none of concepts tested (...)

Harbour master

"Breathe into the tube please," said the smart, uniformed young official. "Goodness, I'm being breathalysed," I thought. "What next?" A (...)

Forth Road Bridge dehumidification work starts

Installation starts this week to install state-of-the-art dehumidification equipment on the main cables of the Forth Road Bridge in (...)

New York holds talks on new Batchellerville Bridge

New York State Department of Transportation has announded a public hearing into a proposed scheme to replace the 938m-long Batchellerville (...)

Tunnel scheme prompts strengthening of Shanghai bridge

A century-old bridge over Shanghai's Suzhou Creek is to be strengthened as there are concerns that construction of a nearby tunnel could damage (...)

Authorities act to protect London's Tower Bridge

Transport for London is working with the UK capital's Metropolitan Police Service to stop heavy goods vehicle drivers causing potential damage to (...)

Posters mark Mackinac's 50th anniversary

Michigan Department of Transportation is making available a series of four limited-edition posters to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the (...)

Sydney announces celebrations for Harbour Bridge

Public celebrations will be held on 18 March to mark the 75th anniversary of Australia's Sydney Harbour (...)

Work starts on Tyne bridge upgrade

A US$3 million project has begun to strengthen the 10 masonry arches of the King Edward Bridge, which crosses the River Tyne between Gateshead (...)

Safway Services wins Golden Gate contract

Safway Services has signed a contract to provide is QuikDeck suspended access system for use on the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, (...)