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Stormwater Management: Oil and Grit Separator (OGS)
Stormwater Management: Oil and Grit Separator (OGS)
Before the perimeter access road (PAR) surrounding the Canadian Port of Entry (POE) can be built, a stormwater management system designed to collect rain run-off from the road will first need to be installed. The PAR stormwater management system is comprised…
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Box Culverts
Box Culverts
Various practices will be used at the Canadian Port of Entry (POE) to manage stormwater runoff. One of the stormwater management measures being employed is boxed culverts which will allow stormwater to be diverted from paved areas to underground channels.…
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Stormwater Management
Stormwater Management
Stormwater management measures on the Canadian Port of Entry (POE) for the Gordie Howe International Bridge include the construction of four stormwater management ponds and changes to two existing municipal drains. A stormwater management pond is a man-made…
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Conclusion of #NEM2016
Conclusion of #NEM2016
This month we have enjoyed giving you a look into our organization and the “People behind the Project” as we celebrated National Engineering Month in Canada - #NEM2016. To wrap up our series profiling members of our engineering team, we would like to…
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Our Engineering Co-ops
Our Engineering Co-ops
Our celebration of “The People Behind the Project” to mark Engineering Month in Canada continues this week. The Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) has partnered with the University of Windsor Co-op Program and welcomed our first students from the…
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Utility Relocation
Utility Relocation
As part of Early Works construction, existing utilities, such as telephone, cable, and electricity transmission lines, located within the footprint of the Canadian Port of Entry (POE), will need to be relocated. Some utilities will be moved onto hydro poles…
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The People Behind the Project
The People Behind the Project
Last week we introduced you to Christina Vickery, a Project Manager working for the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) to deliver the Gordie Howe International Bridge project. Ms. Vickery was the first profile we featured to celebrate National Engineering…
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Meet some of our Engineers
Meet some of our Engineers
Behind every large infrastructure project is a diverse team of individuals working towards the end goal of getting the project built. Here at the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) we are fortunate to have a staff made up of many talented individuals…
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WDBA Annual Public Meeting
WDBA Annual Public Meeting
On February 11, 2016, at 2:00 p.m., Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) held its first Annual Public Meeting (APM). The meeting which covered the 2014-2015 fiscal year, was held at Mackenzie Hall Cultural Centre in Windsor, Ontario was attended by more…
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