Speaker Presentations

Please see below for a selection of presentations from Bridges Scotland 2018. Click the links in green to view the slides from each session.

    Day One: Wednesday 31st October 2018
12:00   Managing Scotland’s trunk road bridge stock
    Speaker: Hazel McDonald, Chief Bridge Engineer, Transport Scotland
12:30   Practical lessons learned from caring for north-east Scotland’s historic bridge stock
    Speaker: Mike Pendery, District Architect Grampain & Shetland, Historic Environment Scotland
14:00   How integrated technology is driving safety and efficiency on the Forth road bridges
    Speaker: Ewan Angus, Major Bridges Director - Forth Bridges Amey
15:30    How modular solutions can deliver real project efficiencies for rural bridging applications
    Speaker: Nick Ianetta, Head of Engineering, Mabey Bridge


    Day Two: Thursday 1st November 2018
10:00   Historic bridges, a vital part of today's road network
    Speaker: Mark Watson, Deputy Head of Industrial Heritage, Historic Environment Scotland
10:30   Permanent repair of truss end links on the Forth Road Bridge
    Speaker: Angus Bruce, Bridge Manager, Forth Bridges Unit, Amey
12:00   Phase two refurbishment of A9 Cromarty Bridge
    Speaker: Chris Tracey, Bridges Manager, Bear Scotland North West Unit
12:30   Bridge Inspector Certification Scheme Update
    Speakers: Hazel McDonald, Erin Harper & Calum Galloway
14:00   The importance of information: Connecting the 'i' in digital, BIM and Bridges
    Speaker: Ralph Pullinger, International Technical Manager, Allplan UK