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.
A visitor centre has opened this week to give an insight into the US$678 million Storstrom Bridge project, which is under construction in Denmark.
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.
The construction contract has been awarded for the replacement of the Old Mangere Bridge in Auckland, New Zealand.
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.
A number of arrests have been made in connection with information that has emerged during the investigation into last year’s fatal collapse of the Morandi Bridge in Genoa, Italy.
The government of British Columbia in Canada has updated the list of prequalified bidders for the US$1 billion Pattullo Bridge replacement following the withdrawal of a proponent in one of the teams.
Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded two civils contracts covering the construction of five rail stations and their associated viaducts.
Construction work is getting under way this month to replace the Stor Bridge in Sundsvall, Sweden.
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.
There is still not enough being done in the Netherlands to prevent accidents when remote-controlled bridges are opened, according to a report into injuries suffered by an elderly couple.
Briefings are being held this week for the local community and potential subcontractors ahead of the start of construction of a new rail bridge across Australia’s Avon River.
The transport agency in the US state of Vermont has corroborated whistleblower allegations that a contractor wilfully carried out non-conforming construction work on four bridges.
The Canadian government has said that it is prepared to acquire the Quebec Bridge from its current owner to ensure that restoration of the rusting 100-year-old road, rail and pedestrian crossing is carried out.
The contractor has been chosen for the construction of a new footbridge to replace one that collapsed in 2017 in the Czech capital Prague.
The governor of the US state of Alabama has declared the Interstate 10 Mobile River Bridge & Bayway project to be “dead” after it was dropped from local planning priorities.
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 tender notice has been published for a subcontract to refurbish part of the underdeck access system at the Forth Road Bridge in Scotland.
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