Both of the ALPS Space Frame platforms have now been raised into place on the west walkway.
Restoring the most famous
bridge in the world
Work is now well underway on repainting the East Walkway.
42 metres above the River Thames, specailist contractors have erected Side Access Platforms to each side of the East Walkway.
The two Alloy Space Frame platforms (cradles) were moved to the centre of the East Walkway on Saturday night to allow the cruise ship, Silver Cloud to pass through the raised Tower Bridge.
Work is now well underway on removing the defective coatings from under the East Walkway of Tower Bridge.
Painting contractors start work on the East Walkway of Tower Bridge.
We take our first look inside the cradles, which sit under the East Walkway of Tower Bridge.
Both cradles have now been assembled and positioned under the East Walkway.
The first cradle arrives by lorry, which is then assembled during the night and the early hours of the morning on Tower Bridge.
Harris Digital Productions was commissioned by the City of London to record the restoration and repainting of Tower Bridge. This website is dedicated to the restoration work which took place during 2008-2011.