Chris Tracey

Unit Bridges Manager for South East Scotland

BEAR Scotland

Chris is a Chartered Civil Engineer; specialising in the management of major highway infrastructure in the civil engineering sector.

He has over 40 years’ experience in Civil Engineering. Following training as a Structural Engineering Technician in Glasgow, Chris emigrated to the USA in early 1980, working on the design and construction of steel structures.

Most recently, Chris moved to the SE NMC contract as Unit Bridges Manager. Bear were appointed as Operating Contractor for this unit by Transport Scotland in August 2020. Under this post he is responsible for some of Scotland’s most iconic structures including Forth Road Bridge and Queensferry Crossing.

Keith Brownlie Keith Harwood (CHAIR)

The highlight of the bridge engineering year.

Sue Threader, Chief Executive, Rochester Bridge Trust

A great day meeting lots of like-minded people, exploring new innovations and products from exhibitors and listening to some inspiring speakers.

Kevin Dentith, Chief Bridge Engineer, Devon County Council

Excellent networking and knowledge sharing opportunity, everyone who works in bridges should be there!

Liz Kirkham, Network & Strategic Asset Manager, Gloucestershire County Council

Very good conference and excellent networking opportunities.

Paul Tucker, Senior Bridge Engineer & Team Leader, Somerset County Council

Once again a great opportunity to see and hear from market leaders in bridges innovation.

Adrian Worthington, Technical & Design Officer, Wigan Council

The event is always informative, inspiring and relevant - a really good blend of asset owners, researchers, designers and contractors. A must for all bridge engineering professionals!

Phil Raven, Head of Technical Design, Milestone Infrastructure (Oxfordshire Highways)

The event is an opportunity to meet the some main suppliers and service providers in the UK industry
and to gain an understanding of the status quo and the trends in the bridge through the problems faced and solutions found.

Philip Corbett, Concessionaire for the Rion-Antirion Bridge - Greece, GEFYRA SA