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Monday, 16 December 2019 01:00

Overpass for wildlife opens in Singapore

A bridge that will be exclusively used by wildlife as a passage above a highway opened in Singapore, on December 6, 2019.

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  • Date occured Friday, 06 December 2019

According to Boris Johnson, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, building a bridge between Scotland and Northern Ireland is a feasible concept.

A concrete beam from a bridge located in Chattanooga, Tennessee failed and collapsed injuring one person.

Two people standing just next to the spot of collapse almost fell into the water

The reinstitution of bridging when permanent bridges are not available

The bridge, which was expected to open in January 2019, was being built using a method called accelerated bridge construction

The cable-stayed bridge, whose collapse killed 10 construction workers, was set to be opened in March as part of a major highway linked to the capital Bogota

Such a project is ‘feasible’ and has ‘exceptional’ business potential, says top architect

The spectacular footpath is 488 meters (1,601 feet) long, breaking the previous record by 58 m (191 feet)

The Jacques Cartier Bridge, dating back to 1930,   is a steel truss cantilever structure over the St Lawrence River in Montreal, Quebec. Its illumination was the centerpiece of the city’s 375th and Canada’s 150th anniversaries, with 2,800 light fixtures that will light up the lively Old Port every night for the next ten years.  

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