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Mabey Bridge is a leading international provider of high-quality modular steel bridging solutions. We specialise in rapid-build, pre-engineered modular steel bridges to enable accelerated bridge construction and improve connectivity in urban and rural areas. We also deliver bridging solutions for the transport, construction, oil and gas, and mining sectors, as well as for specialist military applications, humanitarian emergencies and disaster relief.
Mabey Bridge, (an Acrow Group company,) is based in Gloucestershire, UK and has supplied modular bridging solutions to over 150 countries worldwide.
For more information, please visit www.mabeybridge.com
James Fisher Strainstall
As a leading provider of bridge investigations, structural health monitoring services and analytics software, James Fisher Strainstall have an extensive track record supporting the management of bridge structures. Through structural monitoring, including design, installation and operation, we serve clients around the world.
James Fisher Strainstall (formerly James Fisher Testing Services; Monitoring) are leading new developments of examination, monitoring and data analytics for decision-making information.
Through collaboration with clients, we offer comprehensive advice on the range of condition investigation techniques available and can provide interpretation of results for bridge management recommendations.
Our cutting-edge software platform, Smart Asset Management System (SAMS™), transforms data into actionable information for asset owners. SAMS™ collects and integrates multiple data sources for scalable analysis of bridges in order to record, evaluate and manage maintenance programmes. Cloud or site-based deployment provides real-time analysis, live displays and instant alerts.
In partnership with our sister companies across the James Fisher group, we also work in marine, nuclear and defence industries, where our monitoring expertise works hand in hand with other facilities. We also draw on the capabilities of other James Fisher companies to augment structural health monitoring with inspection, testing and special access services.
MISTRAS offers a comprehensive range of monitoring, inspection and site services for bridges and structures in a wide variety of industries. They work with customers providing one-source solutions, for structures from their initial construction to management towards the latter part of service life. From basic inspection and traditional NDT, to cutting-edge advanced NDT and long-term structural health monitoring, they have a wide range of tools to utilise. Their unique mix of degree-educated and chartered civil & structural engineers, experienced bridge inspectors, NDT experts (PCN, ASNT Level 2 and 3) and specialists monitoring division combine into a comprehensive team that provides the highest standard inspection solution that you need.
We are a world class, multi-disciplined mechanical engineering solution provider, with core competencies in structural protection and movement control.
We offer an unrivalled range of specialist services including spray applied bridge deck membranes, bridge deck expansion joints, structural bearings, bridge deck drainage as well as bespoke structural fabrications.
Through early project engagement with stakeholders, we are able to provide high quality engineering solutions by way of consultancy support or the delivery of a complete project management service.
From design, manufacture and installation, to inspection, site maintenance and replacement work, our single point of responsibility offering, leaves USL Ekspan uniquely placed to solve complex challenges on a truly global scale.
Balvac is a leading specialist contractor undertaking repair, strengthening, protection and refurbishment of civil and building structures throughout the UK. Balvac is focused on maintenance and rehabilitation, and delivers innovative, value engineered solutions for our customers. As a trusted expert, we sustainably extend the life of our nation’s infrastructure, providing our customers with the opportunity to return their assets to full capacity and extend their working life.
We deliver highway infrastructure services to Highways England and local authorities through long term frameworks and individual contracts. Services include:
- Structural concrete repair
- Cathodic protection and corrosion management
- Bridge strengthening
- Bearing replacement
- Concrete carriageway rehabilitation
- Post tensioning (bridges & circular tanks)
We take these and other specialist services into various other sectors, including rail, marine, coastal, power, industrial and commercial.
We focus on the needs of our customers through survey, design, technology and experienced project management to deliver technically excellent and innovative repair and maintenance solutions with our own highly skilled resources and dedicated supply chain on projects typically ranging from £100k to £5M.
Balvac Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary and agent of Balfour Beatty Group Ltd.
BridgeStation is the complete asset management tool for bridges and structures. BridgeStation can manage your:
- Inventory – Record structure details, specify elements and detail routes/obstacles
- Performance – Schedule inspections, manage load capacity and log defects
- Reporting – Calculate BCI conditions, design reports and view GIS mapping
- Modelling – Create life cycle plans, value your assets and prioritise maintenance
The system is cloud-based and can be accessed from site or from the office - wherever you have an internet connection you can access BridgeStation.
Freyssinet has been at the forefront of specialised civil and structural engineering technology, consultancy and installation since 1950. A leading specialist in concrete repairs, bridge bearings, post-tensioning, expansion joints, jacking, cathodic protection and structural strengthening, Freyssinet is renowned for delivering innovative solutions and pushing the envelope of structural and civil engineering.
The regionalisation of our repairs and new build activities means our resources and expertise are focused on the requirements of our clients and partners. With a dedicated team in Scotland and the north of England, we provide technical excellence and efficiency both on and off site, delivering first class service to our clients.
In recent years our northern portfolio has included extensive work on the M62 River Ouse bearing replacement scheme, Glasgow Subway tunnel modernisation for SPT, replacement of the expansion joints on the Ballachulish Bridge and the current structural repair works to Edinburgh North Bridge.
mageba is a Swiss company with its head office in Bulach, north of Zurich. Established in 1963, it has become one of the world’s leading suppliers of structural bearings, expansion joints, seismic protection devices, vibration damping products and structural monitoring systems for infrastructure, buildings and industrial structures.
With subsidiaries in 19 countries and a network of agents connecting the company to more than 50 countries worldwide, mageba is a successful and consistent global player in the industry.
Tel: +41-44-872 40 50
Plura Innovations Polydeck
POLYbridge and POLYwalk are innovative replacements for all types of traditionally built bridges and walkways used in the construction of rights of way, ditch crossings & boardwalks. They offer Local Authorities and Asset owners and exceptionally long life span that will not warp like 100% Recycled plastic alternatives.
Our range employ a unique composite of structural FRP outer with a recycled plastic core.
Aesthetically indistinguishable from HardWood, lighter and easy to install than all traditional materials with a life expectancy well in excess of 75 years, the POLYbridge range is proven to be the only material you should consider.
Contact: email@example.com or telephone 01934 806221
VolkerLaser are experts in bridge refurbishment, and repair.
Utilising in-house resources, we can deliver a comprehensive suite of structural strengthening services, including bridge deck waterproofing, joint repair, concrete repair, and carbon fibre reinforcement.
As a civil engineering specialist, VolkerLaser can provide technical advice to the management of complex structural repairs, as well as major bridge refurbishment projects. We don’t just meet the brief, we help to write it.
We are regularly involved in the construction planning stages of projects alongside the client and other contractors, identifying and providing innovative solutions to complex structural problems during the development stages of a project. We conduct bridge surveys, including structural monitoring and bridge bearing inspection to gauge what works are needed, and how best to carry these out.
VolkerLaser can provide a complete bridge bearing replacement service either as a principal contractor or as a subcontractor, including where needed, design of project specific temporary works, supply and operation of bridge jacking systems and hydro-demolition.
As part of our extensive bridge refurbishment and repair specialisms, VolkerLaser also have the facility to provide bespoke access, and heavy duty propping systems to support bridge jacking operations, bridge sliding and lifting, and more complex bearing replacement projects.
Our award-winning bridge projects have been renowned with many accolades, including the Historic Bridge & Infrastructure Award, as well as an International Safety Award.