Category Archives: Other Structures

CRNI KAL VIADUCT

The Crni Kal Vaiduct is the longest and the highest viaduct in Slovenia. It is located on the A1 motorway above the Osp Valley near the village of Gabrovica, about 20 kilometres (12 mi) east of Koper. The viaduct is … Continue reading

Posted in Other Structures | Leave a comment

Mubarak, Egypt

Mubarak, Egypt: The Toshka Project is an amazing attempt to convert a half million acres of desert landscape into arable land. The Mubarak Pumping Station is at the center of this effort, and will channel millions of cubic feet of … Continue reading

Posted in Other Structures | Leave a comment

Falkirk Wheel

The Falkirk Wheel is a rotating boat lift in Scotland, UK. The main project architect was Tony Kettle. Bachy/Soletanche and Morrison Construction Joint Venture won the contract to design the wheel and receiving basin, a new section of canal, a … Continue reading

Posted in Other Structures | Leave a comment