Latest San Francisco – Oakland Bay Bridge Stories

2013-08-30 23:03:39

EarthCam premiered their official time-lapse movie for the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge today. After many years of construction to retrofit and transform the Bay Bridge, project teams and contractors will be celebrating all of their hard work at the opening of the updated bridge on September 3, 2013. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 Witness more than 42,000 hours of construction in just 4 minutes with the release of EarthCam’s official time-lapse movie for the San...

2013-08-01 23:29:13

Bay Fastening Systems comments on the opening of a photo exhibit titled “Peter Stackpole: Bridging the Bay” at the Oakland Museum of California. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 On August 1, Bay Fastening Systems, a full service distributor of engineered fastening systems, discusses the opening of the “Peter Stackpole: Bridging the Bay” exhibit. In an article published on July 16, 2013 in the San Francisco Chronicle, author Sam Whiting discusses the opening of a photo exhibit...

2013-05-13 23:23:44

Following a report by SFist about the failure of seismic stabilizing bolts on the San Francisco Bay Bridge during a stress test, Bay Fastening Systems issues a statement emphasizing the importance of safety testing on bridges. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 On May 13, Bay Fastening Systems comments on the importance of appropriate safety testing on bridges following an article published in SFist that details the failure of 32 seismic stabilizing bolts after a stress test that simulated...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'