Composite Footbridges

Lifespan Structures Bridge Decks

Posted by on Jun 1, 2015 in Composite Footbridges, composites in construction, Footbridge Supplier, FRP Footbridges, Lifespan Structures, Lifespan Structures Bridge Deck | 0 comments

Lifespan Structures Bridge Decks

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ICE Bridges 2015 – Maintaining Commitment to Infrastructure

Posted by on Jun 1, 2015 in Composite Footbridges, composites in construction, Footbridge Supplier, FRP Footbridges, Lifespan Structures, Lifespan Structures Bridge Deck | 0 comments

ICE Bridges 2015 – Maintaining Commitment to Infrastructure

We will be supporting CRL Composites at the ICE Bridges 2015 – Maintaining Commitment to Infrastructure conference on Friday 5th June, we look forward to seeing both new and existing customers. For more information – http://www.ice-conferences.com/ice-bridges-2015/

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Institute of Civil Engineers Award for Sedlescombe Footbridge

Posted by on Jun 1, 2015 in Composite Footbridges, composites in construction, Footbridge Supplier, FRP Footbridges, Lifespan Structures, Lifespan Structures Bridge Deck | 0 comments

Institute of Civil Engineers Award for Sedlescombe Footbridge

The Lifespan Structures designed and supplied footbridge at Sedlescombe was given a Special Award for Environment Engineering and Sustainability at the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE) awards dinner in Southampton on Friday 29th May 2015!  Well done to all involved!!

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Salvage Turn Bridge – Birmingham

Posted by on Jun 1, 2015 in Composite Footbridges, composites in construction, Footbridge Supplier, FRP Footbridges, Lifespan Structures, Lifespan Structures Bridge Deck | 0 comments

Salvage Turn Bridge – Birmingham

Noticed this long span steel footbridge whilst recently in Birmingham. Apparently it has now become Birmingham’s ‘Love Lock’ Bridge where couples place a padlock on the bridge the throw the key in the canal as an expression of there love. This is copying the Love Lock Bridge in Paris, although I believe all the locks were recently removed from the Paris bridge due to structural safety concerns. I wonder if BD90/05 includes padlocks in dead load calculations!!!!

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Bridge of Aspiration – Royal Ballet School

Posted by on Jun 1, 2015 in Composite Footbridges, composites in construction, Footbridge Supplier, FRP Footbridges, Lifespan Structures, Lifespan Structures Bridge Deck | 0 comments

Bridge of Aspiration – Royal Ballet School

This bridge goes to show how interesting footbridges can be made, with the right team involved at conceptual design stage.

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Whole Life Costing for Footbridges

Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Composite Footbridges, composites in construction, Footbridge Supplier, FRP Footbridges, Lifespan Structures, Lifespan Structures Bridge Deck | 0 comments

Whole Life Costing for Footbridges

A Lifespan Structures FRP footbridge ‘bridges the gap’ for a client between choosing a low capital cost solution such as a timber footbridge and the longer life solution that a traditional steel footbridge provides, to allow them to choose a solution which is competitive in terms of capital cost and reduces whole life costs.

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