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Felsenau Viaduct

General Information

Name in local language: Felsenauviadukt
Beginning of works: 1972
Completion: 1974
Status: in use

Project Type

Location

Location: , ,
Crosses:
  • Aare River
Carries:
  • A1 Motorway [Switzerland]
Part of:
Carries: A 1 Motorway (Switzerland)
Coordinates: 46° 58' 9.00" N    7° 26' 52.00" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

total length 1 116 m
longest span 144 m
span lengths 38 m - 5 x 48 m - 94 m - 12 m - 144 m - 12 m - 144 m - 12 m - 94 m - 6 x 48 m - 38 m
deck deck depth 3.00 - 8.00 m
deck width 26.20 m
piers width 7.46 m

Materials

deck prestressed concrete
piers reinforced concrete
abutments reinforced concrete

Products, Services & Reports

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Participants

Initial construction
Design
Widening (2003-2007)
Expansion joints

Relevant Web Sites

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Relevant Publications

  • Leonhardt, Fritz Brücken / Bridges. (4th edition), Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt, Stuttgart (Germany), ISBN 3421025908, 1994; pp. 183
  • Menn, Ch. Felsenau-Brücke in Bern. in Beton- und Stahlbetonbau, v. 71, n. 4 (April 1976)
  • Moor, Gianni Progressive planning. in Bridge Design & Engineering, v. 12, n. 43 (2nd Quarter 2006)
  • Schärer, Caspar & Menn, Christian Christian Menn - Brücken / Bridges., Scheidegger & Spiess, Zurich (Switzerland), 2015; pp. 178-191
  • Vogel, Thomas & Marti, Peter & Figi, Heinrich Christian Menn., Birkhäuser Verlag (Basel, Boston, Berlin), Basel (Switzerland), ISBN 3764357525, 1997; pp. 66-71
  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20000023
  • Date created
    28/10/1998
  • Last Update
    21/04/2016