Friday, July 3, 2009

Painting Sydney's Harbour Bridge

Sydney Morning Herald
3 July 2009

Bridge seen in a whole new light as facelift takes an eternity

John Huxley

[...] Sydney can expect to get its upgraded, uncluttered bridge back early next year. But doesn't the job of painting the Harbour Bridge then begin all over again?

"No," [RTA spokesman Mark] Henderson said. "Obviously, there is ongoing maintenance, but the idea that we get to the end of painting and then have to go back to the beginning and start again is an urban myth."