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2018 PontPop winners come for a visit

On April 24, JCCBI welcomed the winners of the 2018 PontPop competition for a visit to the Jacques Cartier Bridge and its surroundings. The teams had received their official prize during the event from February 23 to 24. The winning team in the CEGEP category,  from the Cégep régional de Lanaudière, and in the secondary […] ...
26 April 2018   ·


2018 Prix Distinction from Tourisme Montréal: Illumination of the Jacques Cartier Bridge wins Synergy Award

Yesterday evening, Tourisme Montréal held its 2018 Prix Distinction gala at the InterContinental Montreal hotel. The Jacques Cartier Bridge Illumination Project received the Synergy Award, presented by Aéroports de Montreal, because of it ...
13 April 2018   ·


Anne Belhumeur – An engineer with a long-standing love for bridges.

The JCCBI management team is pleased to welcome to its ranks Anne Belhumeur, an accomplished civil engineer with 25 years of experience in construction project management. Since January 15, she has been heading up projects for the Honoré Mercier Bridge and Melocheville Tunnel. Anne spent the first decade of her career designing plans for buildings ...
13 April 2018   ·


Watch “Découverte” on Sunday, April 8: Report on the peregrine falcons on the Champlain Bridge

On Sunday, April 8 at 6:30 p.m., don’t miss “Découverte” for the report on the nesting of peregrine falcons that was done in summer of 2016 with Martin Chiasson and Falcon Environmental Services. Since the 1980s, peregrine falcons have started moving more and more into urban environments. Since this species does not build actual nest ...
5 April 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   ·


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   ·