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Canadian a permanent transport link, esp a bridge, between two geographical areas separated by water
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Make your way off the Island either over the Confederation Bridge or using the car-ferry at Wood Islands, and begin the journey to the third province on this whirlwind Canadian road trip: Nova Scotia
helping build the Prince Edward Island-New Brunswick Confederation Bridge in the Canadian Maritimes; and, H.
This contract, which marks the historic return of a French company to the Panama Canal, is yet another addition to VINCI Construction Grands Projets% prestigious portfolio of bridges: Pont de Normandy (France), Severn Bridge (United Kingdom), Confederation Bridge (Canada), the bridge over the Tagus (Portugal), and Rion-Antirion (Greece).
Back on the road, we crossed the giant Confederation Bridge to Prince Edward Island, in the headlines last year after a visit by a newly married Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.
From there it is a short 30-minute hop by plane to PEI, or a two-hour 40-minute drive including crossing the Confederation Bridge (toll).
After a three-hour drive we crossed the expansive eight-mile Confederation Bridge to the place they market as 'the gentle island'.
As the 2010 Olympic Torch Relay crossed the Confederation Bridge into New Brunswick, communities prepared celebrations for its arrival, torchbearers were briefed on the impending honour, and families made plans to gather to witness this symbolic event.
The case studies examined are as follows: Alberta Special Waste Management System (Alberta), Confederation Bridge (Federal), Highway 407 Express Toll Route (Ontario), Highway 104 Western Alignment Project (Nova Scotia), Evergreen Park School (New Brunswick), O'Connell Drive Elementary School (Nova Scotia), Britannia Mine Water Treatment Plant (British Columbia), Moncton Water Treatment Facility (New Brunswick), Cranbrook Civic Arena (British Columbia), and Waterloo Landfill Gas Power Plant (Ontario).
But the Liberals under Robert Ghiz, 33, son of previous premier Joe and a former adviser to Jean Chretien, have moved to within two points of the Tories in the polls, positioning them to do to the Tories what their brothers did last fall across the Confederation Bridge in New Brunswick.
GETTING THERE Charlottetown is 163 miles from Halifax (around two-and-a-half hours' drive) and involves crossing the 13km long Confederation Bridge (toll pounds 17, www.
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