Author: josep

The Tarragona footbridge, award-winner of the 3rd Night of Infrastructures of Catalonia

New paper published in I.C.E (Institution of Civil Engineers) journal about high-speed rail viaducts

In September 2019 the paper “Design and Construction of post-tensioned concrete box-girder viaducts for high-speed rail” (Víctor Torralba, Tomás Polo, Gonzalo Ramos, Ángel Aparicio) is published in the journal “Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers – Bridge Engineering”.

Calle 13 Bridge in Pereira (Colombia) has been recently opened

Calle 13 Bridge has been recently opened in the municipality of Pereira (Colombia). It is an extradosed bridge, with a length of about 70 m. Tunnel and Bridge Technologies has been involved in the Project, providing technical advisory for the Designer and carrying out its revision. 

 

FCC receives New Civil Engineering Tunnelling award for the Bolaños Tunnel

FCC Construcción has received New Civil Engineering Tunnelling award for the Bolaños Tunnel, bored using TBM. Tunnel and Bridge Technologies provided technical support to these works, which consisted in the complete design of the precast tunnel segments, and also of the cut and cover tunnels situated at the extremes of the main tunnels. FCC’s award submission highlighted its innovative solution for the treatment of collapsed material, as well as the dual-component backfilling mortar injection system and the mixed-drilling system.