Mayor John Tory and city Couns. Mike Layton and Joe Cressy were at a ceremony on Tuesday morning to officially open the two-section stainless steel bridge, which crosses two sets of railway tracks, to the public.
Pipiral Bridge is part of the Bogota to Villavicencio road that crosses Los Andes mountains. The road is a PPP contract to increase the road capacity by duplicating the number of lanes. Pedelta was responsible for the conceptual and for the detailed design of the 710 m length bridge.
Pedelta has recently signed the Seconding Entity agreement with the Politechnical University of Catalonia, UPC, to the placement of Dr. Itsaso Arrayago with Pedelta within the framework of the H2020– Global Fellowship’ Marie Skłodowska-Curie.
Pedelta has participated in the 2nd Bridge Engineering Workshop which took place in Puerto Vallarta on June 6 and 7, 2019. Javier Jordan has attended with a keynote speech which summarizes some of our most challenging and innovating bridge designs.
The first Cable-Stayed Bridge over the Magdalena River in Colombia is taking shape. Promoted by the Instituto Nacional de Vías (INVIAS), the new bridge is located in the road from Honda to Puerto Bogotá and will replace an existing suspension bridge.
The works of paving and finishes in the Hisgaura Cable-Stayed Bridge are close to completion. The bridge will become a celebrated landmark in Colombia as well as providing and…