beam-r1  Steel beam for the rail bridge on the eastern shore, near Dock 2. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. prexy-01  Main shipping channel between the piers for the rail and road bridge bascule sections, with a protective steel pile being driven in. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. prexy-02  Piers for the rail bridge in the foreground, with concrete being pumped into steel piles of a road bridge pier behind. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. pile-01  Driving a protective steel pile along side the pier that will hold the bascule span of the rail bridge above the main shipping channel. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007.
rail-01  Rail bridge extending out from the western shore, with the road bridge behind. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. prexy-03  Rail bridge extending out from the eastern shore, with the road bridge behind. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. prexy-04  View of the Port River Expressway rail and road bridges, looking south from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. rail-02  Rail bridge extending out from the western shore, with the road bridge behind. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007.
elwood1  Work vessel (possibly "Chapman") pushing the barge "Elwood" towards the North Arm. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. elwood2  Work vessel (possibly "Chapman") pushing the barge "Elwood" towards the North Arm. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. elwood3  Work vessel (possibly "Chapman") pushing the barge "Elwood" towards the North Arm. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. tydeman1  Tug boat "Tydeman" towing a concrete pumping barge towards the North Arm, past 19 Shed. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007.
tydeman2  Tug boat "Tydeman" towing a concrete pumping barge towards the North Arm, past 19 Shed. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. tydeman3  Tug boat "Tydeman" towing a concrete pumping barge towards the North Arm, past 20 Shed. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. tydeman4  Tug boat "Tydeman" towing a concrete pumping barge towards the North Arm, past 20 Shed. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. tydeman5  Tug boat "Tydeman" towing a concrete pumping barge towards the North Arm, past 20 Shed. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007.
dock-2  Rail viaduct passing behind the cranes of Dock 2, and the "MV Nelcebee" stored on the wharf. Seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. pile-02  Cranes lowering a steel pile onto a barge near Dock 2 for later pile driving. A steel box girder for the rail bridge is behind. Tuesday 24 April 2007. pile-03  Cranes lowering a steel pile onto a barge near Dock 2 for later pile driving. A steel box girder for the rail bridge is behind. Tuesday 24 April 2007. rail-a  Steel box girder rail bridge under construction on the eastern shore. Tuesday 24 April 2007.
rail-b  Steel box girder rail bridge under construction on the eastern shore. Tuesday 24 April 2007. prexy-05  View of the Port River Expressway rail and road bridges, looking south from the "Port Princess". The heavy-lift crane on the barge "Winbuild 2701" is positioning a beam on the road bridge. Tuesday 24 April 2007. prexy-06  View of the Port River Expressway rail and road bridges, looking south from the "Port Princess". The heavy-lift crane on the barge "Winbuild 2701" is positioning a beam on the road bridge. Tuesday 24 April 2007. prexy-07  View of the Port River Expressway rail and road bridges, looking south from the "Port Princess". The heavy-lift crane on the barge "Winbuild 2701" is positioning a beam on the road bridge. Tuesday 24 April 2007.
prexy-08  View of the Port River Expressway rail and road bridges, looking south from the "Port Princess". The heavy-lift crane on the barge "Winbuild 2701" is positioning a beam on the road bridge. Tuesday 24 April 2007. rail-03  Housing for the rail bridge bascule section, next to the main shipping channel. Tuesday 24 April 2007. rail-04  Housing for the rail bridge bascule section, next to the main shipping channel. Tuesday 24 April 2007. rail-05  Housing for the rail bridge bascule section, next to the main shipping channel. Tuesday 24 April 2007.
rail-06  Housing for the rail bridge bascule section, next to the main shipping channel. Tuesday 24 April 2007. prexy-09  Mid-river piers for the rail and road bridges, to support the bascules in the lowered position, seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007. rail-07  Scaffolding on the non-bascule mid-river pier for the rail bridge, seen from the "Port Princess". This pier will support the bascule leaf in the lowered position. Tuesday 24 April 2007. prexy-10  Port River Expressway rail and road bridges, and pile-driving barge, seen from the "Port Princess". Tuesday 24 April 2007.
road-01  Bascule pier for the road bridge under construction in a sheet-pile coffer dam, with the "Winbuild 2701" crane holding a beam in position on the approach behind. Seen from the "Port Princess", Tuesday 24 April 2007. road-02  View of the road bridge on the eastern shore, behind the mid-river pier that will support the free end of the bascule leaf. Tuesday 24 April 2007. road-03  Heavy-lift crane on the barge "Winbuild 2701" supporting a beam on the road bridge. Tuesday 24 April 2007. road-04  Heavy-lift crane on the barge "Winbuild 2701" supporting a beam on the road bridge. Tuesday 24 April 2007.
road-05  Heavy-lift crane on the barge "Winbuild 2701" supporting a beam on the road bridge. Tuesday 24 April 2007. road-06  Heavy-lift crane on the barge "Winbuild 2701" supporting a beam on the road bridge. Tuesday 24 April 2007. bhead01  Road and rail bridge approaches on the Birkenhead side. Wednesday 23 May 2007. prexy-11  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges. Wednesday 23 May 2007.
prexy-12  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, looking north to the grain silos. Wednesday 23 May 2007. prexy-13  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, looking north to the grain silos. Wednesday 23 May 2007. falie  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, behind the ketch "Falie". Wednesday 23 May 2007. cranes1  Port River Expressway road and rail bridge approaches, with the cranes of Dock 2 behind. Wednesday 23 May 2007.
road-07  Road bridge on the eastern shore. Wednesday 23 May 2007. road-08  Road bridge on the eastern shore. Wednesday 23 May 2007. prexy-14  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, looking north. Wednesday 23 May 2007. prexy-15  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, looking north. Wednesday 23 May 2007.
prexy-16  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, looking north. Wednesday 23 May 2007. prexy-17  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, looking north. Wednesday 23 May 2007. beams-r1  Beams for road bridge. The one at right has ducts already installed for utilities. Wednesday 23 May 2007. pile-1  Inside view of steel pipe used for bridge pile. Wednesday 23 May 2007.
pile-2  Steel pipes used for bridge piles. Wednesday 23 May 2007. prexy-18  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, seen from Birkenhead near the tavern. Wednesday 23 May 2007. prexy-19  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, seen from Birkenhead near the tavern. Wednesday 23 May 2007. road-09  Port River Expressway road bridge, seen from Birkenhead near the tavern. Wednesday 23 May 2007.
prexy-20  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, seen from Birkenhead. Wednesday 23 May 2007. prexy-21  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, seen from Birkenhead. Wednesday 23 May 2007. prexy-22  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, seen from Birkenhead. Wednesday 23 May 2007. prexy-23  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, seen from Birkenhead. Wednesday 23 May 2007.
prexy-24  Pier for rail bridge at left, with crane positioning reinforcing steel for a column of a road bridge pier at right. Wednesday 23 May 2007. road-10  Pier for the road bridge which will support the opening leaf span in the lowered position. Wednesday 23 May 2007. road-11  Port River Expressway road bridge, seen from Birkenhead. Wednesday 23 May 2007. prexy-25  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, on the Birkenhead side. Wednesday 23 May 2007.
prexy-26  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, on the Birkenhead side. Wednesday 23 May 2007. road-12  Columns on a pier for the road bridge, on the Birkenhead side. Wednesday 23 May 2007. road-13  Pier for the road bridge which will support the opening leaf span in the lowered position. Wednesday 23 May 2007. prexy-27  Port River Expressway road bridge, seen from Birkenhead, with rail bridge at left. Wednesday 23 May 2007.
falie2  Port River Expressway road and rail bridges, behind the ketch "Falie". Thursday 28 June 2007. archie-1  Restored police launch "Archie Badenoch" passing a pier for the road bridge, with the rail bridge approach at the right. Thursday 28 June 2007. beams-r2  Beams for the road bridge, ready for installation. Thursday 28 June 2007. prexy-28  Road and rail bridges, on the eastern shore. Thursday 28 June 2007.
prexy-29  Road and rail bridges, on the eastern shore. Thursday 28 June 2007. prexy-30  Road and rail bridges, on the eastern shore. Thursday 28 June 2007. prexy-31  Road and rail bridge approaches, on the eastern shore. Thursday 28 June 2007.