City bridge in Coburg, Germany

Together with IGS Ingenieure GmbH, Ponting started to design the city bridge in Coburg. This is to be the first bridge, designed by Ponting, to be built on german soil. The design started in march 2016, the tender for the construction is to be announced in september 2016 and the bridge should be finished and open to traffic in summer/autumn 2017. The design presents a pre-stressed, concrete, integral, composit, frame structure with prefabricated beams and cast in place superstructure slab. The clear span of the, deep founded (piles D=120 cm) bridge, ammounts 25 m, total area ca. 700 m2.

Project details: Ernest Faber Bridge in Coburg