Category Archives: Hudson River

Maintaining the George Washington Bridge, One Bolt at a Time

By Roz Hamlett, Portfolio Editor Frank Minervini oversees the structural maintenance of the George Washington Bridge — from bolts and joints to suspender ropes and cables, as well as the 77 lane miles of roadway, the tunnels, toll booths and … Continue reading

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GWB Glows Pink to Honor Patients and Survivors of Breast Cancer

By Lenis Rodrigues and Alana Calmi, Media Relations Staff  Each fall for the past eight years, Port Authority electrician Chris Bonanno has gathered his George Washington Bridge colleagues for a task 600 feet above the Hudson River that most would … Continue reading

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Lincoln Tunnel Throwback: Conquest of the Hudson

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett Almost 90 years ago, the Port of New York & New Jersey began planning what was originally called the Midtown Hudson Crossing in the riverbed beneath the Hudson River, a seemingly impenetrable and distant netherworld … Continue reading

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