Tag Archives: bridges

Repairs underway at Newbridge in Gunnislake

Repair work is underway on Newbridge at Gunnislake and it is hoped that it will re-open to traffic by Friday 26 April

Posted on: 10 April 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Council assessing damage to bridge at Gunnislake

Devon County Council engineers are assessing damage to Newbridge near Gunnislake after the structure was struck by a car. The bridge is currently closed.

Posted on: 2 April 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Temporary lights and lane closures removed from Shaldon Bridge

The findings from the latest diving inspections at Shaldon Bridge has satisfied engineers that temporary traffic lights and lane restrictions can be removed, although the three tonne weight limit remains in place

Posted on: 20 November 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Overnight repairs planned for Rumsam Bridge near Barnstaple

Overnight repairs will be carried out on Rumsam Bridge on the A361 near Barnstaple over four evenings from Monday 1 October to Thursday 4 October

Posted on: 24 September 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Repair work to resume on Torridge Bridge near Bideford

The next phase of repairs to replace damaged expansion joints on Torridge Bridge, near Bideford, will get underway on Monday 17 September

Posted on: 4 September 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Planning application submitted for new bridge in Sidmouth

A planning application has been submitted for a new bridge over the River Sid in Sidmouth the replace the Alma Bridge

Posted on: 13 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Additional emergency work needed on Torridge Bridge near Bideford

Damaged expansion joints and cover plates at the west end of Torridge Bridge, near Bideford, have been replaced but inspections have shown that emergency work is needed on another section of the bridge

Posted on: 13 April 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Images reveal how proposed new bridge in Sidmouth may look

Computer generated images from the County Council illustrate what the proposed replacement for Alma Bridge in Sidmouth could look like

Posted on: 12 April 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Torridge Bridge to be closed overnight on Wednesday (7 March)

Torridge Bridge will be closed overnight as planned from 7pm on Wednesday (7 March) as refurbishment work continues. It will re-open by 7am the following morning

Posted on: 6 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Extra repairs and inspections scheduled during Torridge Bridge refurbishment

While work continues to replace a damaged expansion joint on Torridge Bridge, the County Council will inspect tensioned steel cables in the concrete deck of the structure and cover plates need replacing

Posted on: 12 February 2018 | Posted in: Environment