Big Lift reaches a big milestone


The Big Lift from above


The Big Lift-up-close and personal


Macdonald Bridge dances to dubstep


Riding along with an unsung hero


Active commuter finds comfort on Big Lift shuttle

The HHB AT shuttle has moved about 100 thousand (patient) pedestrians and cyclists since the walk/bike lanes were removed in June 2015. While necessary to complete the Big Lift and ensure the Macdonald Bridge is safe for years to come, we understand it is in no way ideal. We certainly have appreciated the patience and the feedback.


Time-lapse — an amazing engineering feat! (1:26)

This is the second time in history, a project like this has ever been done…Halifax Nova Scotia is re-decking the Macdonald Bridge to extend its life. This time-lapse chronicles the first deck segment replacement on October 16-19, 2015.

An Epic Challenge Today: A Better Bridge Tomorrow

Halifax Harbour Bridges CEO Steve Snider and Chief Bridge Engineer Jon Eppell give a behind the scenes account of the excitement and challenges surrounding the bridge re-decking process.

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