Spanish railway operator Adif Alta Velocidad has awarded the construction contract for a section of the Murcia - Almería high-speed route that includes three major viaducts.
The construction phase has now begun of a US$4.9 billion project to build a 3.6km elevated ‘people mover’ at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in the USA.
A partnership between Scotland’s Heriot-Watt University and rail industry body RSSB plans to develop a robotic system to facilitate closer inspection of the arches of railway bridges.
High-speed rail design takes a step forward with dynamic new methods for vehicle-track-structure-interaction analysis on curved bridge structures. Maria Fedorova, Mettupalayam Sivaselvan, and Joshua Tauberer explain
Short video showing the recently closed steel truss arch of the Nujiang Railway Bridge Darui in Yunnan Province, southwest China.
The bridge’s concrete piers and steel structure had been repaired last year after an earlier collapse in 2016 due to flooding.
The development of a specimen design can help stakeholder engagement on major projects such as high-speed rail lines. Martin Knight and Héctor Beade-Pereda explain how
The first surveying contract is now under way and contractors have been shortlisted for a new rail bridge over the Avon River in Victoria, Australia.
Chinese crews have placed the final beam of their section of a new rail bridge connecting China and Russia.
A major cable-stayed bridge is included in new concept designs that have been released this week for a planned light rail transit line in Edmonton, Canada.
Live trains began running along southeast Melbourne’s new viaducts in mid-June following the successful removal of nine level crossings. José María Sánchez de Muniáin reports
The Swedish government has revealed its ten-year infrastructure investment plan, which includes major invostment in high-speed railways.
The Australian state of Victoria has started the tender process for the US$72 million Avon River Bridge in Stratford.
A contract has been awarded for the provision of project management assistance on a 27km metro line in the Greater Toulouse region.
The management services and design review contract has been awarded for a US$2.26bn elevated rail corridor in Mumbai.
Port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands has chosen the contracting consortium to build a 4km-long rail viaduct including two arch bridges.
Contractors have been appointed to build viaducts and dozens of stations for two elevated metro lines in Mumbai, India.
A study carried out by Stantec Consulting has found that it would not be feasible to add light rail tracks to the High Level Bridge in Edmonton, Canada.
Plans for a new bridge over the River Severn are included in major development strategy launched yesterday in the English county of Gloucestershire.
A bridge over the Beijing-Guangzhou high-speed railway has been rotated into position.
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