Articles on Bridge

Dafne Schippers Bridge by NEXT architects. Photos by Jeroen Musch with aerial/drone footage by Maurice Iseger

NEXT Architects and Rudy Uytenhaak lead a bicycle bridge over the roof of a school

UTRECHT – NEXT architects, in partnership with Rudy Uytenhaak, continues to impress with its portfolio of infrastructure projects as the new Dafne Schippers Bridge and school are …

PEM Vitré by Tetrarc. Photos Stephane Chalmeau / Thomas Vittu / Celine Lejamtel

Tetrarc's respectful footbridge observes the town's historical architecture

VITRÉ – The Pole d'Echange Multimodal (a sort of 'transport system') connects the local SNCF train station with the centre of a quaint medieval town.

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The project is a revolt against the rapid development taking place all over China.

ADARC Associates' Heyue footbridge breaks free of China's rapid construction pattern

FOSHAN – According to ADARC Associates, the bridge is 'a mutual effort of government and architects, aiming to break away from the Chinese style impetuous development pattern.'

The dynamic interior mural integrates various contrasting geometric shapes.

SFC Bridge integrates public art for dynamic pedestrian infrastructure

TORONTO – A striking bridge in Canada offers an imaginative solution to pedestrian mobility through a fusion of art and architecture.

An irregular pattern of flower beds are placed along four lanes, each 2-m wide.

Benthem Crouwel raises a park above the railway tracks

’S-HERTOGENBOSCH – Located in a newly-developed urban district of the Netherlands, Paleisbrug is an elevated park, bicycle path and pedestrian bridge all in one.

The bridge forms a pedestrian shortcut to Turku’s much-loved, modern library

Turku Library Bridge by Pontek Oy

TURKU – A small Finnish engineering firm produced an exceptionally subtle pedestrian bridge over the Aura River in Turku.

Embedded in New Zealand’s architecture culture, the project intends to provide long-lasting assets for the community.

Point Resolution Bridge by Warren and Mahoney

AUCKLAND – Commissioned by the Auckland Council, the Point Resolution Bridge acts as a pedestrian connection between the city’s waterfront and the headland facing it.

Hovenring is a fan design cable-stayed bridge.

Hovenring Bridge by ipv Delft

EINDHOVEN – Bridge design and engineering specialists ipv Delft recently completed the Hovenring Bridge in Eindhoven, the Netherlands.

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Dynamic forms and material finishes make the bus shelter a natural focal and gathering point.

Multimodal Interchange by Tetrarc Architects

SAINT-NAZAIRE – Tetrarc Architect’s designs for a public transport hub in Saint-Nazaire, France were recently completed. The projects – a bus shelter and a bridge – make up two …

The bridge is suspended using three helium balloons, strong enough to hold a small person.

Pont de Singe by Olivier Grossetête

MARSEILLE – It looks like an apparition from a children’s book: a bridge beginning and ending in the centre of an idyllic pond, suspended in an arc by three helium balloons.

The bridge will be made of repurposed railway line tracks from the Caledonian Railway’s Leith Line.

Leith Walk Regeneration by Biomorphis

EDINBURGH – The city is soon going to have a glamorous ‘green bridge,’ as local firm Biomorphis realizes a design to convert old railway tracks into a walking route that connects …