Simon Rudman

Technical Services Design Manager Northumberland County Council

Simon has been involved in the repair, refurbishment and construction of bridges and other structures for over 35 years. He has worked on a number of high-profile bridge designs and refurbishments around the world.  The commencement of the refurbishment of the Union Chain Bridge marks the culmination of over 15 years of effort in securing the future of this unique structure on behalf of Northumberland County Council.

My Speaker Sessions

Thursday, December 02

12. The repair and refurbishment of the Union Chain Bridge
Joe DiMauro Simon Rudman

Opened in 1820 the Union Chain Bridge was the longest wrought iron vehicular suspension bridge in the world when it opened. This presentation discusses challenges associated with the refurbishment of this historic structure being carried out by the Spencer Group in partnership with Northumberland County Council.  


Thursday , December 02, 10:55 - 11:20
Joe DiMauro Robert McCulloch

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