The Mersey Gateway Project

Massive Mersey Gateway crane reaches maximum 479 feet height

July 27, 2016adminNews

Two of the three massive cranes marking the locations of each of the pylons on Halton’s new bridge over the River Mersey have been extended to reach their maximum height.

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Mersey Gateway team unearths 6,500 year old tree trunk

July 25, 2016adminNews

Work on the Mersey Gateway Project has unearthed timbers that are more than 6,500 years old.

The team working on the new bridge project discovered the tree trunks when excavating material from underneath the saltmarsh in Widnes. Read more →

Mersey Gateway roadworks update – 25 July 2016

July 25, 2016MerseylinkNews

Essential work on the Mersey Gateway Project means the following new road, lane and footpath closures will be in place over the coming days and weeks. Read more →

Widnes college hails Mersey Gateway event as great success

July 25, 2016adminNews

Almost 130 students from Saints Peter and Paul Catholic College took part in a ‘Bridge to Prosperity’ event at the Catalyst Museum in Widnes, with teachers and Mersey Gateway bosses hailing it as a great success. Read more →

Mersey Gateway roadworks update – 18 July 2016

July 18, 2016MerseylinkNews

Essential work on the Mersey Gateway Project means the following new road, lane and footpath closures will be in place over the coming days and weeks. Read more →