Series of deficiencies blamed for Skagit River Bridge collapse
Last year’s collapse of an interstate highway bridge in Washington State was ultimately caused by a series of deficiencies in a system intended to safeguard the passage of oversized loads, the USA's National Transportation Safety Board has said.
Contract let for Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge monitoring
CCCC Highway Consultants has been appointed for the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge’s intelligent health monitoring project, with a bid value of US$11m. The structural monitoring system will cover all the main structures including the bridges and tunnel sections as well as the settlement of the man-made island. The bridge work covers three navigable bridges and four non-navigable bridges. The tunnel monitoring includes both the island section and the immersed tube, with total[..]