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Trough Bridge in Saarlouis

Footbridge at Camping Site in Schmelz

Description

As a solid structure the trough bridge in Schmelz connects the two riversides at a camping site. The reliable system of a glulam timber through bridge with external steel frames and an attached handrail is a suitable solution for this situation. All structural timber parts are savely protected from weathering and guarantee a durable construction.

Client
Municipality of Schmelz

Year of construction
2010

Dimensions
Length: 25,00 m
Width: 1,50 m

Design
WPM-Ingenieure GmbH

Structure
Trough bridge with main girders made of glulam, lateral cladding with douglas fir. Top cover with zinc sheeting. Additional steel handrail, that is attached to the steel frames. Larch plank decking.

Our services
Consultancy timber structure, execution planning, structure planning – Service phase 5 and 6 according to German HOAI

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