Footbridge Sant Pere de Terrassa – Vallparadís

Project description

Footbridge to the Romanesque churches of Sant Pere de Terrassa over Vallparadís urban park. At the moment it was the largest Spanish stressed ribbon.

Other Awards: IX Bienal Española Arquitectura y Urbanismo 2007. Mention to the Accessibility / Catalunya Construcció 2005 Aw. Innovation. Winner / Construmat 2005 Aw. Civil Engineering. Mention / Bienal del Vallès 2005 Aw. Outdoor spaces. Winner / Bonaplata 2004 Aw. Industrial Building. Ass. Industrial Engineers of Catalunya. Winner / FAD 2005 Aw. Outdoor Spaces. Finalist / Puente de Alcántara 2002-2004 International Aw. Diploma / Rosa Barba. 2005 International Landscape Aw. Diploma

Structure details
  • Structural type: Stressed ribbon
  • Span: 80 m
  • Wide: 2.7 m
  • Thickness: 28 cm
Situation

Project data

  • Client: Terrassa City Council
  • End of construction: 2004
  • Budget: 780.000 €
  • Works done: Project and construction management
  • Awards: Footbridge 2005 Aw. Aesthetics (long span). Venezia. Winner