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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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BD90/05 Design of FRP Bridges and Highway Structures

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

BD90/05 Design of FRP Bridges and Highway Structures

BD90/05, part of the Highways Agency (Highways England) Design Manual for Roads and Bridges covers the design of FRP Bridges and Highways Structures. Figure 1 of the document shows complicated summary of the bridge deck procurement process.  The document proposes that FRP design and bridge design should be carried out by the same company or group. Lifespan Structures simplify this complicated procurement process and provide a FRP Design, Bridge Design, Manufacturing and supply solution all within the same company.  

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