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Media City Footbridge

General Information

Beginning of works: September 2009
Completion: 2011
Status: in use

Project Type

Location

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Crosses: Manchester Ship Canal (1894)
Coordinates: 53° 28' 16.69" N    2° 18' 0.28" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 65 m
width 4 - 20 m
length 83 m

Products, Services & Reports

MediaCityUK is major development in Manchester, UK, that provides a new home for the UK's BBC and ITV broadcasting organisations. It includes gen ...

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Participants

Architecture
Structural engineering
Contractor
Steel construction

Relevant Web Sites

Relevant Publications

  • Curran, Peter / Thompson, Steve (2011): Media City Footbridge, Salford Quays. Presented at: 4th International Conference Footbridge 2011, 6-8 July 2011, Wroclaw, Poland.
  • Keil, Andreas (2012): Fußgängerbrücken. Stege und Rampen, Entwurf, Konstruktion. DETAIL Institut für international Architektur-Dokumentation, Munich (Germany), ISBN 9783920034638, pp. 106-107.
  • Curran, Peter / Marks, James / Thompson, Steve: Media City Footbridge, Salford, UK. Presented at: 35th Annual Symposium of IABSE / 52nd Annual Symposium of IASS / 6th International Conference on Space Structures, London, September 2011.
  • Curran, Peter / Thompson, Steve: Media City Footbridge, Salford Quays. Presented at: IABSE Symposium, Large Structures and Infrastructures for Environmentally Constrained and Urbanised Areas, Venice, 22-24 September 2010, pp. 160.
  • Swing city. In: Bridge Design & Engineering, v. 14, n. 53 (4th Quarter 2008), pp. 17.
  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20043375
  • Date created
    04/02/2009
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016