Projects and case studies featuring structures on EXTERNAL WORKS. Inspiration and ideas to help you find the best solution for your project.
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  • CTS Bridges: 57 x 5m pratt truss cycle / access bridge - Leicester
    57 x 5m pratt truss cycle / access bridge - Leicester
    CTS Bridges
    CTS manufactured a 5m-wide x 57m-long streel pratt truss cycle / access bridge for the Gran Union Canal at Charter Street, Bedford. This posed a problem at CTS as the factory door wasn't wide enough to get the 5m-wide bridge...
  • CTS Bridges: Railway footbridge - Thornaby Station, Teeside
    Railway footbridge - Thornaby Station, Teeside
    CTS Bridges
    A three-span railway footbridge was installed at Thornaby Station in Teeside, during a full night-time rail, station and road closure, taking place over three weekends. The bridge measured 41.3m overall length x 2.5m wide
  • CTS Bridges: Vierendeel truss bridge - Potato Wharf, Manchester
    Vierendeel truss bridge - Potato Wharf, Manchester
    CTS Bridges
    The site in the Castlefield area of central Manchester presented a challenging installation for this simple but elegant vierendeel truss bridge. In parallel with the design work, CTS Bridges' installation team co-ordinated...
  • CTS Bridges: 24 x 3m illuminated footbridge - Chelsea Creek
    24 x 3m illuminated footbridge - Chelsea Creek
    CTS Bridges
    To complete the hard landscaping around the Chelsea Creek luxury apartment development, London developer, Berkeley St George needed a statement footbridge. The scheme was originally discussed with CTS Bridges as an...
  • CTS Bridges: Cycle / bridle bridge – Scredda Bridge, Cornwall
    Cycle / bridle bridge – Scredda Bridge, Cornwall
    CTS Bridges
    CTS designed a new bridge that spanned the A391 Carluddon Road, Scredda Bridge in Cornwall, linking St Austell to The Eden Project. This was to provide an essential link for walkers, cyclists and horse riders through the...
  • CTS Bridges: Bow-tied arch cycle bridge - Picket Twenty, Andover
    Bow-tied arch cycle bridge - Picket Twenty, Andover
    CTS Bridges
    CTS manufactured a 21.5 x 3m bow-tied arch cycle bridge at Picket Twenty in Andover which was delivered to site in two halves. Community-designed artwork figures were then attached to the bridge by a local sculptor
  • CTS Bridges: Warren truss footbridge over Tamworth railway
    Warren truss footbridge over Tamworth railway
    CTS Bridges
    This cambered warren truss bridge with overhead bracing provided a crucial infrastructure link to a Bellway homes site in Tamworth. Without the bridge the housebuilder was unable to release his properties for sale and CTS...
  • CTS Bridges: Night-time bridge installation - Highlands
    Night-time bridge installation - Highlands
    CTS Bridges
    The A95 ‘Whiskey Road’ was closed overnight during a weekend for CTS to carry out the installation of a new 18 x 2m steel and timber footbridge near the village of Cromdale, Strathspey in the Highlands of Scotland. The A95...
  • CTS Bridges: Hardwood Ladies Bridge - Cruden Bay, Aberdeen
    Hardwood Ladies Bridge - Cruden Bay, Aberdeen
    CTS Bridges
    CTS carried out a photographic and dimensional survey of the existing Ladies Bridge, which had been closed due to storm damage. A new structural design was drawn up for an FSC-accredited Ekki hardwood bridge that maintained...
  • CTS Bridges: Cable stay bridge, Ebbw Vale
    Cable stay bridge, Ebbw Vale
    CTS Bridges
    The site of the former steelworks in Ebbw Vale was subject to a major regeneration project. A new 151m cable stay bridge was installed by CTS, with a 34m high cable mast to support the four spans of 47, 50, 30 and 25m with...
  • CTS Bridges: Installation of Wilson Bridge - Copley, Halifax
    Installation of Wilson Bridge - Copley, Halifax
    CTS Bridges
    The historic Copley Bridge near Sowerby Bridge, Halifax was destroyed by floods in 2015, and replaced with the Wilson Bridge, so-named by local primary school children and residents. CTS was appointed to design, manufacture,...
  • Miko Shelter Solutions: Gullwing covered walkway - Bell's Bridge, Glasgow
    Gullwing covered walkway - Bell's Bridge, Glasgow
    Miko Shelter Solutions
    Miko manufactured and installed a new polycarbonate gullwing canopy with stainless steel trim as part of Glasgow City Council's refurbishment of the city's Bell's Bridge. The canopy provides shelter for pedestrians from the...
  • CTS Bridges: New Islington Bridge for Manchester regeneration project
    New Islington Bridge for Manchester regeneration project
    CTS Bridges
    The New Islington Bridge was conceived as part of a regeneration project near Murrays Mill at Ancoats, Manchester but the initial bridge was never opened due to safety concerns. CTS Bridges was approached to design, build...
  • CTS Bridges: 45 x 4m tied arch Vierendeel truss footbridge - Bedford
    45 x 4m tied arch Vierendeel truss footbridge - Bedford
    CTS Bridges
    CTS Bridges provided the Riverside North bridge for Bedford's town centre as part of a major town centre regeneration project. CTS's design team was involved from an early stage, working with Leadbitter-Bouygues to develop a...
  • Sarum Hardwood Structures: Steel truss bridleway bridge with timber cladding, A26
    Steel truss bridleway bridge with timber cladding, A26
    Sarum Hardwood Structures
    A steel truss bridleway bridge with timber cladding was designed and manufactured for the A26 trunk road in East Sussex.