Bridge design & engineering podcast #2
For this episode, we travelled from the UK to Denmark to meet Tina Vejrum, who has been elected by the Permanent Committee of IABSE as President for the 2022-25 period. She has been an active member of he group for over 25 years, and is currently one of IABSE’s Vice Presidents.
City of bridges
How does one design a new crossing which will lie amongst exquisite examples of Portuguese engineering in a city famous for its bridges? Guillermo Capellán Miguel, Miguel Sacristán Montesinos and Filipe Vasques share their competition-winning design for a new bridge over the Douro River in Porto
Not being able to place teams of bridge engineers on the ground to build much-needed infrastructure may have been frustrating but it has not deterred Bridges to Prosperity from pushing forward its aims. The non-profit organisation has adapted to circumstances and taken the opportunity to engage engineering organisations differently – and in ways that may endure beyond the current pandemic. Devin Connell speaks with José Sánchez de Muniáin