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Commission approves Fehmarn planning phase
Public sector funding does not break competition rules on state aid.
London 2012: successful 1600-tonne bridge push
The Town Centre Link Bridge has been successfully pushed over 11 live railway lines at Stratford Station as part of the preparations for the London 2012 Olympics
Big boom delivers
Three Putzmeister truck-mounted concrete pumps, including the company's new M 70-5, have been used by Associated Concrete Pumping to place concrete on the "Oakland Touchdown" section of the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
Gateway Bridge - update
The 260 m-long main span of Brisbane's new Gateway Bridge reached a milestone this month with the installation of two truck-mounted concrete pumps at the top of the two main river piers.
Chinese bridge collapse kills nine
Nine people have died following the collapse of a bridge in Zhuzhou city, Hunan Province, China
Gateway Bridge update
Duplication of the second Gateway Bridge, part of the AU$ 1.88 billion Gateway Upgrade Project, Brisbane, Australia is now just over two years into construction.
WEB EXCULSIVE: Canada's Golden Ears Bridge timeline photos
Construction of the CA$ 956 million (US$ 770 million), 970 m-long Golden Ears Bridge, close to Vancouver, Canada started in July 2006 and is due for completion later this year, in time for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver in February.
Vanguard transports Gautrain components
In South Africa Vanguard has completed a series of specialized transport projects for the Gautrain infrastructure project
Stonecutters Bridge deck complete
The final deck section of the 1.02 km Stonecutters Bridge's central span is being welded into place after being lifted into position last week.
Trans-Atlantic bridge announced
Barack Obama and Gordon Brown have unveiled plans for a 5600 km Trans-Atlantic road/rail bridge to be built by 2040.
VIDEO: Italy revives Messina Straits bridge
Italy's president Silvio Berlusconi has revived plans to construct a suspension bridge linking the island of Sicily to the Italian mainland, pledging € 1.3 billion towards its projected cost of € 6.1 billion.
Bangladesh plans tunnel under Karnaphuli River
Bangladesh has announced plans to build a BDT 20 billion (US$ 290 million), six-lane tunnel under the Karnaphuli River.
Knik Arm Crossing costs rise
Alaska's Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (DOT&PF) new cost estimate for the Knik Arm Crossing has been set at US$ 686 million.
Port Mann Bridge starts
Construction of the new, 10 lane Port Mann Bridge over the Fraser River, British Columbia, Canada has started with the driving of the first foundation pile.
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