Pedestrian Bridge across crossing the River Rhine

Asymmetrical steel arch bridge, total length 248 m, main span 229 m

Client
City of Weil am Rhein, Communauté de Commune des Trois Frontieres

Contractor
Max Bögl GmbH & Co. KG, Neumarkt Services by 

LAP Design
competition, tender design in JV with Feichtinger Architectes, Paris, tender documents, site management and site supervision

Awards
  • 2007 Renault Traffic Future Award 
  • 2008 Deutscher Brückenbaupreis (German Bridge Award) 
  • 2008 Preis des Deutschen Stahlbaues, Auszeichnung 
  • 2008 Arthur G. Hayden Medal 
  • 2008 Footbridge Award 
  • 2008 ECCS Stahlbaupreis 
  • 2008 Ingenieurbau-Preis, Auszeichnung, Verlag Ernst & Sohn 
  • 2008 IStructE Award for Pedestrian Bridges 
  • 2009 IABSE Outstanding Structure Award
Competitions
  • 2001 1st prize winner in a design competition,
    Feichtinger Architects, Paris