World's Longest Floating Bridge

Corroded Cables Replaced On World’s Longest Floating Bridge

December 27, 2011

The floating bridge of highway 520 in Washington State is nearing retirement after being continuously in service since 1963. With three years remaining until a new bridge can be in place state officials are racing to replace corroded cables, 15 of the 58 anchor cables which range in age from 18 to 33 years old. [...] Continue Reading…

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Corroded Pipelines Near Stanford University

December 2, 2011

Recent testing found a small pipeline problem near Stanford University. To be more specific, the pipeline is located near Hanover Street on Page Mill Road. Corrosion was the reported cause of the problem. The pipeline experienced a deterioration of the protective coating on the pipe which lead to a hole developing. The Pacific and Gas [...] Continue Reading…