Waterman project wins premier Luban award
Waterman are honoured that the Tianjin Binhai Open Bridge in China received the prestigious construction engineering ‘Luban Award’, (National High Quality Engineering), which is China’s highest accolade within the construction sector.
Waterman carried out the detail design for the structure and mechanical operation of the Tianjin Binhai Bridge, which is to date, the largest opening bridge in Asia, with an open portion of 68 metres. Waterman also conducted reviews of construction drawings and the technical expert role during construction.
Lili Philpott, Managing Director of Waterman China, says “I am delighted that this project received the highest award in China. The client relied on our expertise to ensure that the bridge would open which built strong relationships and trust over the four year project life cycle, which was extremely important for our business in China.”