CONSTRUCTION AND INFRASTRUCTURE: GRP lightweight cycle path bridge Nienburg a special side offer (in German)
Themes: Bau & Infrastruktur
Due to the fact that FiberCore Europe always works internationally with local partners, there will be a duo presentation of
- Mr Jan Kroon (General Manager FiberCore Europe)
- Mr Theo Gottschalk (Manager GP Hoch- und Ingenieurbau GmbH
First, a short introduction to the innovation and development of fibre reinforced bridges by FiberCore Europe is given. FCE has a success story of more than 1,000 bridges and has put GRP as a building material on the map, in addition to steel and concrete.
Afterwards the unique aspect of the InfraCore®Inside technology is clarified and it is explained why it is so suitable for bridge building.
In the second part of the presentation an actual project is discussed, i.e. the Nienburg cycle path bridge. First the original design of the project is shown.
Then it is explained what advantages composite has in this situation and how this process went from alternative offer to realisation.