Adjustable Compression Struts used only for Tensioning.

Witry Suspentes France Bridge 2022

The new Witry Bridge in Reims, France has been a very interesting project for Macalloy. Although this design is considered a standard arch bridge design covering a span of 66 m with vertical hangers, what makes this bridge unique is the use of vertical compression struts. Acting solely in tensioning, they were used as hangers to support the bridge deck from the upper arch of the structure. You can read more by following: