Your single point of reference for all your Geotechnical Inquiries

News from New York USA

Total Items found:
The Washington Post   15 January 2019   USA   New York  
<p>A big chunk of an old New York bridge went down in history Tuesday as explosives demolished the eastern part of the Tappan Zee Bridge.<br />The bridge has been replaced by the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge, which carries Interstate 87 traffic over the ...
CITY & STATE NEW YORK   17 December 2018   USA   New York  
<p>Last week, NBC New York reported that dozens of bolts fell apart during the construction of the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge, a key infrastructure project of Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Some workers also alleged that there had been a cover-up about the bolts. ...
Filed under: Construction News
syracuse.com   17 July 2018   USA   New York  
<p>SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- An inspection 13 month ago of a stretch of elevated railroad bridge that collapsed this month found flaking and cracking in the bridge's sidewalls, according to records obtained by Syracuse.com | The Post-Standard.</p> <p>Despite the cracking ...
Filed under: Construction News
icsiconference.org   20 October 2017   USA   New York  
<p>INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE<br />NEW YORK, NEW YORK | OCTOBER 26&ndash;28, 2017</p> <p>Sustainable Cities for an Uncertain World</p> <p>ASCE's International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure will provide an opportunity ...
Express   04 October 2017   USA   New York  
<p>EARTH&rsquo;S most devastating extinction was triggered by Siberian volcanic eruptions 250 million years ago, scientists claim.</p> <p>Hardly any species survived the Great Permian Extinction, known as the &ldquo;Great Dying&rdquo;.</p> <p>The event wiped ...
Daily News NY   01 October 2017   USA   New York  
<p>What remained of the old Kosciuszko Bridge was blown to bits early Sunday.</p> <p>Demolition crews imploded the span that&rsquo;s connected Brooklyn and Queens for 78 years after lawmakers formally bid it adieu in a press conference that kicked off just ...
Filed under: Construction News
New Atlas   25 September 2017   USA   New York  
<p>New York City's DFA Studio recently unveiled a blue sky proposal for an observation tower in Central Park. If built, it would be the world's tallest timber structure and offer excellent views of NYC. Interestingly, it would also filter the Jacqueline Kennedy ...
Filed under: Construction News
6sqft   26 June 2017   USA   New York  
<p>The New York Wheel, Staten Island&rsquo;s under-construction 630-foot Ferris wheel, has been plagued with cost overruns (it&rsquo;s gone from a $230 to $590 million project), delays, and skepticism from the beginning, and it appears that these missteps ...
Filed under: Construction News
ABC7 Eyewitness News   20 June 2017   USA   New York  
<p>Emergency crews worked frantically to free a worker following an accident at a construction site in Queens Tuesday.<br />There was a massive sigh of relief when firefighters finally rescued the trapped construction worker and gave him hope for another day.<br ...
Filed under: Construction News
Lehighvalleylive   03 August 2015   USA   New York  
<p>Drinking water supplies and downstream releases from the Cannonsville Reservoir in New York began moving toward normal levels on Sunday after nearly a month of muted concern, according to the New York City Department of Environmental Protection. The upstate ...