steel arch gives the Campo de Volantin Footbridge a slim and graceful
appearance. With its sweeping parabolic form, repeated in the plan of the
deck, the bridge is a pronounced juxtaposition of materials.
translucent deck, with a structural glass surface, is of tighter radius than
its supporting cradle. The cradle is reinforced by a gently inflected
steel tube, placed at right angles to the embankment, and boldly carried by
concrete arms extending from the approach structure.
The Campo de
Volantin Footbridge is named after the adjacent embankment. River Neruion
Total length and maximum span: 75 meters (246 feet) Depth of arch: 15.3
meters (49 feet) Concrete abutments and ramps with inclined steel arch and