The Queensland Government is calling for tenders for the detailed design of a new Centenary Bridge crossing the Brisbane River at Jindalee.
Salini Impregilo has been awarded this year’s project of the year by US industry magazine Engineering News-Record for its work on the Sydney Skytrain bridge and other civil works for Sydney Metro Northwest.
Researchers from the UK have identified new bridge forms that use a new mathematical modelling technique, which could enable significantly longer bridge spans to be achieved in the future.
The state government has committed an additional $16 million to support planning and early construction of the bridge in Brisbane’s south west.
University of Queensland engineers have helped develop a time saving hybrid fiberglass-concrete-steel bridge construction technique, which has also won the inaugural BERD-FEUP World Innovation in Bridge Engineering award.
The Queensland Government has awarded the design contract for the ‘congestion-busting’ road upgrade in Brisbane’s west.