Completed in 1996
The bridge is formed by a prestressed concrete deck supported by a steel arch. The bridge deck is assembled from edge beams and a deck slab; the arch, which is situated in the bridge longitudinal axis, is made of a steel pipe filled with concrete. The bridge deck is connected with the arch by steel struts. The arch and the rear concrete struts are fixed into common footings.
Structure length109.70 m
LocationHighway D52 near Rajhrad, Czech Republic
Span length21.20 – 67.50 m
Structure typeSelf-anchored arch.
Width of the superstructure10.90 m
Scope of work
Design for construction permission, tender design, detailed design.
Outstanding Concrete Structure. Czech Concrete Society 1997.
Best structure built in the period 1994 – 1997. Czech Society for steel structures.
Bridge of the year 1996. Ministry of Transport 1998.