Highways England’s decision to infill a masonry arched bridge in Cumbria rather than repair it has drawn strong criticism from the readers of New Civil Engineer.
Construction work has begun on a key bridge of the High Speed 2 (HS2) project, New Civil Engineer reports.
A complex upgrade to the Tamar Bridge, that links Saltash, Cornwall with Plymouth, Devon is set to begin in April.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson is pushing ahead with controversial plans for a bridge or tunnel across the Irish Sea, according to a report on the BBC News website.
New research conducted at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand has identified a new material that could be used in bridge engineering and design to significantly reduce the risk…