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The Corporation teams up with Opération Bonne Mine to help kids start the school year off right!

This fall, The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) is helping primary school students through the Opération Bonne Mine program of the Société Saint-Vincent de Paul. The goal of this initiative is to help relieve some of the financial pressure on families at the start of the school year and help kids see school […] ...
28 August 2017   ·


Jacques Cartier Bridge illumination project on display in Longueuil

From August 30 to September 29, an exhibit of large-format photographs featuring the illumination of the Jacques Cartier Bridge will be on display in the main hall of the SSQ Tower-Longueuil (1225 Saint-Charles West), where the Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) has its head office. These photos give you an up-close look of ...
25 August 2017   ·


Steel work on the Jacques Cartier Bridge: Phase one now complete

Launched in spring 2016, the first phase of major work was recently completed to reinforce the metal structure of the Jacques Cartier Bridge on the Montreal side. During this phase, four braces and eight bottom chords were replaced and 150 gusset plates and 17 diagonals were reinforced. About 100,000 rivets were also replaced with bolts. […] ...
17 August 2017   ·


Around campus – McGill SURE Poster Presentation Fair

On August 10, two people from our Centre for Infrastructure Innovation, Sylvie Boulanger, Senior Director, and Soufyane Loubar, Senior Engineer, visited the McGill University campus to meet with students in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering (SURE) program. Sylvie and Soufyane heard students present the research projects they conducte ...
14 August 2017   ·


Being an engineer means working for social change

We recently partnered with local non-profit Spectre de rue to find lasting solutions to help people near the Jacques Cartier Bridge who are homeless or coping with drug addiction. Spectre de rue has been working in the Centre-Sud neighbourhood of Montreal for over 20 years with marginalized people in the downtown area on issues related […] ...
14 August 2017   ·


Fatima Ait Haddou – Trainee JCCBI

Every year, The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) welcomes engineering students as interns. We think that there’s no better way to train future engineers than by letting them apply the concepts they learn in school. Fatima Ait Haddou is one of the lucky students chosen in 2017 to come work at JCCBI as […] ...
14 August 2017   ·


GET TO KNOW DENIS JACOB, JCCBI’S NEW DIRECTOR, OPERATIONS AND MAINTENANCE

Denis Jacob, our brand-new Director, Operations and Maintenance, grew up right next to the Jacques Cartier Bridge. When he was just a tyke, he would take the bridge’s bicycle path to get to Montreal or spend time with his friends at Parc Jean-Drapeau. When the very first fireworks were put on at La Ronde, he […] ...
9 August 2017   ·