Category: Bridges and Tunnels

The government started a formal procedure to revoke the concession held by Autostrade. A government statement said that it held Autostrade responsible for the “grave disaster” because it had the “obligation to look after the ordinary and extraordinary maintenance of…

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Since July 2014, Italy has experienced the collapse of a viaduct in Sicily, an overpass in Lombardy, an overpass on the Adriatic highway, and a span of a highway bypass in Piedmont — a sequence of “preoccupying regularity,” Antonio Occhiuzzi,…

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France is accelerating the recruitment of up to 700 customs officers before Brexit. “The more we think the worst should be avoided, the more we think it’s not impossible it could eventually happen,” Prime Minister Édouard Philippe said last week.…

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