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Upcoming reopening of the bicycle and pedestrian network

The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) would like to notify users that its bicycle and pedestrian network will gradually reopen for the 2018 summer season starting at the beginning of April. The bicycle path on the Champlain Bridge Ice Control Structure will open to pedestrians and cyclists starting April 15, at the same [&h ...
22 March 2018   ·


Québec Science takes an interest in the Solution Bonaventure environmental project

A journalist from the reputed sci-tech magazine Québec Science came to tour the west sector facilities of the Solution Bonaventure environmental project. She accompanied Martin Chiasson, JCCBI Director, Environment, and Jean Paquin, Vice-President of Technology, Sanexen Environmental Services Inc., through all steps of the groundwater containment ...
22 March 2018   ·


INVITATION – A behind-the-scenes look at the Honoré Mercier Bridge deck replacement

With over 30 million crossings a year, the Honoré Mercier Bridge is one of the busiest bridges in Canada. To extend its service life by at least 75 years, The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) adopted active and preventive management by fully replacing the deck in the Honoré Mercier Bridge’s federal section. The [&helli ...
20 March 2018   ·


UQAR team shines at the Canadian Engineering Competition

Four mechanical engineering students from Université du Québec à Rimouski (UQAR) won big at the Canadian Engineering Competition (CEC) on March 10 at Ryerson University in Toronto. In January, the team of Simon Amiot, Pierre-Luc Bouillon, Anthony Gagnon-Proulx and Anthony Bisson came in second in the Consulting category at the Quebec Engineering ...
20 March 2018   ·


QEC 2018 winners visit the Jacques Cartier Bridge

We recently welcomed McGill students Kerry Lawless, Guy Stysis, Rana Taher and Haylay Jacobs, who were the winners of the “Consulting” category of the 2018 Quebec Engineering Competition. They came to present their two solutions to redevelop the south approaches of the Jacques Cartier Bridge to the planning and environment teams at The Jacques Cartier […] ...
19 March 2018   ·


Alex Szemenyei

Alex Szemenyei has worked for The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) since September 2015 as an Engineer, Construction. He manages construction and service contracts for monitoring and laboratory testing and oversees the planning and analysis of work, particularly repairs to the Honoré Mercier Bridge and Melocheville Tunnel. Before starting at JCCBI, Alex worked […] ...
19 March 2018   ·


The Pont d’acier Hercule meets the Jacques Cartier Bridge

We recently welcomed the members of the Pont d’acier Hercule student club for a technical tour of the steel work being done on the Jacques Cartier Bridge in Montreal. Project engineer José-Luis Mosquera and civil engineering technician François Lévesque presented the project and the various aspects of managing this type of work in an urban [&h ...
16 March 2018   ·


Illumination of the Jacques Cartier Bridge honoured at South by Southwest

The illumination project of the Jacques Cartier Bridge was awarded the Interactive Innovation Award – Smart Cities on March 13 as part of the South by Southwest Festival. This incredible concept that strikes the imagination and has become a major feature of Montreal’s rich architectural and cultural heritage continues to showcase Quebec experti ...
14 March 2018   ·


When will Living Connections light up on Sunday?

We will change to daylight saving time during the night of Saturday, March 10 to Sunday, March 11. Users and residents who live near the Jacques Cartier Bridge will notice a slight change over the next few days. If you usually cross the bridge between 6:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., you won’t find the lights […] ...
10 March 2018   ·


Keeping people—and superstructures—safe

As a child, Catherine Tremblay wanted to grow up to become a doctor. In a way, that’s what she is today—but for concrete and steel superstructures! By keeping the structures of The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) healthy, she also helps keep everyone who uses them safe. Catherine Tremblay started filling her “doctor’s […] ...
8 March 2018   ·


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