25 Sep '13, 9am

Huge tram bridge to get a ‘big lift’ over the A52 this weekend #happyfriday

Tram super structure gets a ‘big lift’ over the A52 A striking new tram bridge will be driven from the Queen’s Medical Centre (QMC) campus and into position over the A52 this weekend (28 – 29 September) using state-of-the-art transporters, as part of the expansion of Nottingham’s tram network. Measuring 62 metres long and weighing more than 1,000 tonnes, the new steel bowstring arch bridge will be jacked six metres up to its installation height later this week. It will then make its journey into position on top of four 40-wheel self-propelled modular transporters on Saturday evening. The A52 tram bridge is one of a series of structures that will eventually form a 300 metre long elevated tram route through the QMC, over the A52 and down into The University of Nottingham’s campus. Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust Chief Executive, Dr Peter Homa, said: “This is a sign...

Full article: http://thetram.net/latest-news/1/tram-super-structure/

Tweets

Look behind the scenes of @NETPhaseTwo with TWA...

thetram.net 25 Sep '13, 2pm

Open days promise behind the scenes look at tram construction project Nottingham residents are being invited to take a loo...

New tram bridge over A52 in #nottingham: client's perspective: Now, when's the tram due?

New tram bridge over A52 in #nottingham: client...

thetram.net 30 Sep '13, 7pm

Scores of onlookers witness spectacular engineering feat Scores of onlookers turned out to witness a spectacular feat of e...

Once again the Winklevoss twins get beaten to launching their big idea: a bitcoin trust

Once again the Winklevoss twins get beaten to l...

QZ.com 26 Sep '13, 12am

Mark Zuckerberg beat the twins Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss to the punch in launching Facebook. Now someone else seems to ...

Pad Thai in paradise: Phuket’s latest über-resort

Pad Thai in paradise: Phuket’s latest über-resort

aluxurytravelblog.com 23 Sep '13, 2pm

Pad Thai in paradise: Phuket’s latest über-resort By Harriet Dedman on Sep 23, 2013 in Accommodation , Asia , Hotels , Lei...

Rolex Big Boat Series: The Next Big Sailing Sho...

sailingscuttlebutt.com 26 Sep '13, 1am

“Our priority as the very first regatta to succeed the 34th America’s Cup here on San Francisco Bay has been to include as...

Capital One Cup: Man Uniteds Jonny Evans wants ...

skysports.com 25 Sep '13, 9pm

Sky Bet Loading Market ... Football Betting £10 completely free bet Jonny Evans made clear Manchester United's ambition to...

Joel Robuchon loses a star in latest Michelin g...

luxuo.com 26 Sep '13, 12pm

French master chef Joel Robuchon is likely feeling bruised this morning, after the latest Michelin guide deleted a star fr...

A big win over #LFC has eased the pressure on #...

skysports.com 26 Sep '13, 9am

Sky Bet Football Betting £10 completely free bet Manchester United's 1-0 over Liverpool in the Capital One Cup has taken t...

Reach, Relevance and Trust: The 'Big Three' in Display Advertising

Reach, Relevance and Trust: The 'Big Three' in ...

adwords.blogspot.com 25 Sep '13, 4pm

Google Display Network offers a powerful blend of advanced targeting, innovative formats and best-in-class optimization to...

New and Exclusive: The Latest Bitcoin News at F...

prweb.com 21 Sep '13, 10pm

New and Exclusive: The Latest Bitcoin News at ForexMinute Jonathan Millet, CEO of ForexMinute, says that though Bitcoins a...

The Climate Show #35: elections, extremes and a...

skepticalscience.com 21 Sep '13, 6pm

The Climate Show #35: elections, extremes and a big wind 2013 SkS Weekly News Roundup #38B What scientists SHOULD talk abo...

Big Bang opens for Singapore F1 Grand Prix

Big Bang opens for Singapore F1 Grand Prix

dkpopnews.net 21 Sep '13, 12pm

Big Bang opens for Singapore F1 Grand Prix Big Bang opened the series of concerts for the F1 Singapore Grand Prix held at ...

Just Published: Win the latest copy of @PrettyNostalgic via @daisygreenmag

Just Published: Win the latest copy of @PrettyN...

daisygreenmagazine.co.uk 25 Sep '13, 12pm

Pretty Nostalgic – The vintage home and lifestyle magazine that celebrates brilliantly British and traditionally sustainab...

"First public appearance for new tram", read the latest on our new Citadis trams here: #Nottingham #LoveTram

"First public appearance for new tram", read th...

thetram.net 13 Sep '13, 3pm

Unveiled – the first Citadis tram to arrive in Nottingham First public appearance for new tram The first of a new fleet of...

#Singapore Playboy workout helps you get the body of Hugh Hefner's latest wife: Get the body of a Playboy Bunny

#Singapore Playboy workout helps you get the bo...

shopping.insing.com 19 Sep '13, 4am

This week, British media is abuzz with reports of the latest workout on the London scene, direct from the Playboy Mansion....