The City’s Bridge in Odense wins award
Odense Municipality’s pedestrian and bicycle bridge, which Bladt Industries was main contractor on, has just won this year’s award for good and beautiful construction works. The award was presented by Odense Municipality.
The bridge opened in spring 2015, and creates a unique link between the city and the harbour. The bridge extends over 20 busy railway tracks and is built as an asymmetrical cable-stayed bridge with a bridge deck comprising double curved arcs, which elegantly turns over the railway track terrain west of Odense Railway Station Centre.
The bridge comprises of 135 metres of welded, closed steel box girders with a total weight of 850 tonnes, two 90 metres long concrete ramps and two seven metres high concrete stairways.