The council in Cedar Rapids in Iowa has agreed the US$1 purchase of a former rail bridge to enable construction of a new crossing designed to reflect the area's industrial heritage.
The number of options has been whittled down to six for a US$240 million highway upgrade and bridge replacement project in South Carolina, USA.
An proposal that involves demolishing most of the Buffalo Skyway bridge and retaining one section as an elevated park has won a competition to come up with new ideas for the obsolete corridor in New York, USA.
New York City Council has awarded a contract for independent advice on its planned multi-billion-dollar upgrade of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway.
The design has been completed for a 3D-printed bridge prototype that will be made from a glass-filled thermoplastic PET material combined with continuous glass fibres.
The governor of the US state of New York is inviting public comment on the 16 remaining entries in a competition to reimagine the Buffalo Skyway Corridor.
Consultation is to take place on a ‘no-build’ option and three possible corridors for a new crossing of Chesapeake Bay in Maryland, USA.
The independent design verification contract has been awarded for the suspension bridge that is set to have the world’s longest span.
A Dutch-US research team is exploring the idea of creating a dynamic ‘bridge’ made from autonomous boats as a means of ferrying people across an Amsterdam waterway.
With cost and utility as the main design criteria, there is rarely anything to admire about modern footbridges built over UK railways. But this could soon change, reports Helena Russell
A engineering consultancy contract worth up to US$5 million has been advertised for a proposed major crossing of the Mississippi River in Louisiana, USA.
The winning entry has been chosen in the design competition for a new footbridge in Gauja National Park in Latvia.
The Indonesian government is studying a proposal to build the Batam-Bintan Bridge in the Riau Islands.
The concept design is now complete for the North Frame pedestrian bridge in Christchurch, New Zealand, with construction likely to start in November.
Douglas Shire Council in Australia has published a report that sets out options for improving travel over the Daintree River.
The prime consultant has been appointed for a project to prevent today’s large cargo ships from causing damage to the Delaware Memorial Bridge in the USA.
The local council on the Isle of Wight off southern England is to commission a study into the possibility of building a new bridge.
A task force within Hong Kong's Harbourfront Commission has approved the design of a 190m-long footbridge.
A steel footbridge featuring an atypical box girder design is the result of a project that aimed to accommodate future development in the area, write Héctor Beade-Pereda and John McElhinney.
The proposed construction of a new bridge in Great Yarmouth in eastern England has moved into the next phase of the planning process.
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