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Access Bridge and Craneway Freudenau
Access Bridge and Craneway Freudenau
Client
Österreichische Donaukraftwerke AG, Wien

In the course of the building activities for the Freudenau river power station in Vienna from 1993 to 1998, Waagner Biro could prove its skills in technology, design and installation of two bridge supporting structures.

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Ágora de la Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Ágora de la Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Client
UTE Agora, Augescon, Grupo Ros Casares

The event centre features such salient features as a helmet-shaped construction with steel ribs and a retractable roof comprised of steel lamellae.

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Aignersteg
Aignersteg
Client
Neue Reformbau AG

The 60 m long pedestrian bridge spans the tracks of the Austrian Federal Railways and the Handelskai at the Aignerstrasse since 1995.

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Altersberg Bridge
Altersberg Bridge
Client
Amt der Kärntner Landesregierung, Tauernautobahn AG

In the course of construction works taking place at the Austrian Tauern Motorway, Waagner Biro was in charge of building the valley crossing of Gasthofalm, which was at the time of opening in 1973 considered the largest steel composite structure in ...

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Bindermichl
Bindermichl
Client
Strabag Linz

In October 2003, several temporary bridges were installed at the building site of the “Bindermichl” junction of the motorway A7 "Mühlkreisautobahn".

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Botlek Vertical Lift Bridge
Botlek Vertical Lift Bridge
Client
A-Lanes A15 Civil VOF

The new Botlek Vertical Lift Bridge (Botlekbrug) bristles with superlatives – it has the heaviest weight, the greatest lift frequency and the highest lift speed of any vertical lift bridge. With two spans of 93.4m each and a width of 49m, the weight to ...

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Bridge over the River Tshopo
Bridge over the River Tshopo
Client
Office des Routes, DR Congo

In 2014, the new Tshopo River Bridge near Kisangani opened for traffic. The bridge was supplied by Waagner Biro and consists of 4 panel bridge structures with a total length of 163m. The bridge is part of a highly frequented route connecting East and West ...

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Brigittenauer Bridge
Brigittenauer Bridge
Client
Magistrat der Stadt Wien, MA 29

The 5th bridge across the Danube with a total length of 644m was built by a group of companies led by Waagner Biro and opened to traffic in 1982.

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Calaba Bridge
Calaba Bridge
Client
Department of Public Works and Highways

The Calaba Bridge in the Philippines is currently the longest Modular Bridge ever constructed by Waagner-Biro.

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Construction site bridge near Großsierning
Construction site bridge near Großsierning
Client
Austrian construction company

From April to October 2017, Waagner-Biro rented a two-lane, 30-metre panel bridge to an Austrian construction company, to enable the unhindered passage of the Sierning Brook (near Großsierning) during the construction of a new road bridge. The temporary ...

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Danube Bridge at Hainburg
Danube Bridge at Hainburg

With its span of 228m it is larger than most Austrian bridges. In 1973 the bridge was opened to traffic.

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Donaustadt Bridge
Donaustadt Bridge
Client
Magistrat der Stadt Wien, MA 29

A row of Danube bridges in and around Vienna were built by Waagner-Biro. The Donaustadt Bridge, a striking 343m long cable-stayed bridge, is one of the newest of the Danube bridges created by the company.

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Dubai Floating Bridge
Dubai Floating Bridge
Client
Dubai Road and Transport Authority

Floating bridges are in many ways an anomaly. One particularly exciting example was built by Waagner-Biro in Dubai.

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Emergency response bridges for Iraq
Emergency response bridges for Iraq
Client
Ministry of Construction and Housing Iraq

In 2016, Waagner-Biro supplied 14 double-lane emergency response bridges to the Iraqi government, using Waagner-Biro’s versatile and rapid-erect panel bridge system (Bailey-type). At the end of January 2018, the first bridge with a total length of 172 ...

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Europe Bridge
Europe Bridge
Client
Landesbaudirektion Tirol

The Brenner Motorway is to this day one the most frequented alpine roads in Europe. The Austrian route leads across several imposing bridge constructions, among them the Europa Bridge.

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Fly-Over-Ramps
Fly-Over-Ramps

Fly-over ramps are used when maintenance work on the surfaces or the expansion joints of roadways disturbs the flow of traffic.

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Freight train bypass Sankt Poelten
Freight train bypass Sankt Poelten
Client
ARGE Knoten Wagram/HL-AG

Through the expansion of the Westbahn to a high capacity section has emerged a new train line east of St. Poelten for the freight train bypass.

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Golden Horn Swing Bridge
Golden Horn Swing Bridge
Client
Astaldi Gülermak, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality

In the heart of Istanbul a new 800-metre bridge was opened in 2014. It allows a double-track subway line to pass on a combination of two cable-stayed bridges and a swing bridge. Within a very short time the 120-metre swing bridge moves not less than 2,500 ...

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Holbein Bridge
Holbein Bridge
Client
J. G. Müller GmbH Baugesellschaft, Wetzlar

Planned in 1990 as temporary replacement of the "Eiserner Steg" which had been dismantled for restoration, the Holbein Bridge quickly found a place in the hearts of the inhabitants of Frankfort.

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Hull Swing Bridge
Hull Swing Bridge
Client
Yorkshire Forward

Waagner-Biro has built many swing bridges for pedestrians. One, however, built by its subsidiary Qualter, Hall & Co Ltd., was a particular challenge.

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Jauntal Bridge
Jauntal Bridge
Client
Österreichische Bundesbahnen AG

Crossing 95m above the Drau River valley, the single track bridge with a total length of 428.26 meters has stood the test of time in remaining Europe's highest railway bridge up to the present day. 

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Kaisermühlen Bridge
Kaisermühlen Bridge
Client
Magistrat der Stadt Wien, MA 29

In 1993 Waagner Biro built the cable-stayed connection bridge for pedestrians and cyclists between the residential area Kaisermühlen and the recreation area of the Danube Island in Vienna.

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Kendal Bridge
Kendal Bridge
Client
Ministry of Works

In 2008, tropical storm "Arthur" destroyed the 90 m long road bridge across the Kendal River. In 2010 the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) provided funds to build a new bridge.

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Malecon
Malecon
Client
Fundación Malecon 2000, Guayaquil

The arched footbridge Malecón is, because of its particular form – single truss with extended deck, inclined arch, curved bridge deck and positioned on a tripod – a particular challenge to design, calculate and produce.

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Modular bridges for Ghana
Modular bridges for Ghana
Client
Ministry of Roads and Highways, Ghana

Waagner Biro has signed several contracts for the supply of modular steel bridges and pedestrian bridges in Ghana. So far, 7 bridges with a total length of 630 metres have been delivered.

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Modular Bridges for Indonesia
Modular Bridges for Indonesia

Indonesia is one of Waagner-Biro’s main markets for modular bridges. In 1987, Waagner-Biro received from the Indonesian road and bridge office "Bina Marga" its first order for 91 single-lane road bridges with a single span of 30m.

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Modular Bridges for Senegal
Modular Bridges for Senegal
Client
Ageroute Sénégal

In autumn 2014, construction of the bridge de la Geôle (Pont de la Geôle) was successfully completed. The bridge is located in Saint Louis, in northern Senegal. It is 135m long, with two lanes, and is the first of a series of modern and robust ...

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Modular Bridges for the Philippines
Modular Bridges for the Philippines
Client
DILG, DPWH, Philippines

Since 1999, Waagner Biro has signed several major contracts for the supply and installation of modular steel bridges in the Philippines.

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Modular truss bridges for Laos
Modular truss bridges for Laos
Client
Ministry of Public Works and Transport

Since 2013, Waagner-Biro has delivered a number of modern and robust modular steel bridges to Laos. The bridges are all double-lane, multi-span truss bridges, ranging from 185m to 455m in length.

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Moselle Bridge
Moselle Bridge
Client
Baugesellschaft J. G. Müller, Straßenbauamt Trier

After several decades of operation the suspension bridge across the Moselle needed general refurbishment.

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Panel bridge across the river Elbe
Panel bridge across the river Elbe
Client
Pohl cz a.s.

In September 2016, Waagner-Biro built its first panel bridge (Bailey bridge) in the Czech Republic. At a length of 110 metres, it crosses the Elbe River near the town of Opatovice nad Labem. The bridge provides access to a power station, for which purpose it ...

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Panel Bridge Bruckneudorf
Panel Bridge Bruckneudorf
Client
Leitha Wasserverband II/Potzneusiedl-Seibers

In spring 2004 the municipality of Bruckneudorf made the decision to replace the existing dilapidated wooden bridge spanning the river Leitha.

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Panel bridge for bulk material loading
Panel bridge for bulk material loading
Client
Dutch construction company

In 2014, Waagner-Biro supplied a construction site bridge – designed as a panel bridge – to a Dutch construction company. Thanks to the modularity of this type of bridge, it can simply be adapted to fit a wide range of industrial and engineering ...

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Panel bridge for construction works at Semmering Base Tunnel
Panel bridge for construction works at Semmering Base Tunnel
Client
ARGE Tunnel Fröschnitzgraben

In October 2014, Waagner-Biro was awarded the contract for the delivery and installation of a 62-metre pipeline bridge (Bailey type) in Steinhaus, at the southern end of the Semmering Mountain Pass. The panel bridge allows the discharge of effluents from the ...

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Panel Bridge Klosterneuburg
Panel Bridge Klosterneuburg
Client
Stadtgemeinde Klosterneuburg

The Waagner Biro Panel Bridge was erected within 4 days by the Austrian Armed Forces across a branch of the river Danube at Klosterneuburg employing a launching nose.

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Panel Bridge Stallegg
Panel Bridge Stallegg
Client
Gemeinde Stallegg / Rosenburg-Mold

Following the devastating flood on 7th and 8th August 2002, a Waagner-Biro emergency bridge was made available to the village of Stallegg in the Kamp valley in Lower for four months.

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Panel Bridges for Algeria
Panel Bridges for Algeria

Waagner-Biro annually delivers many panel bridges to regions of the world that have poor infrastructure. In 2010, the company completed a special mission in Algeria which led to the installation of the strongest panel bridges (Bailey-type bridges) in the ...

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Panel bridges for Burkina Faso
Panel bridges for Burkina Faso
Client
GEC-AMO, Ministère des Infrastructures et du Désenclavement

In 2009, Waagner-Biro obtained its first contract in Burkina Faso in an international open tender. This contract included the supply of four panel bridges (Bailey-type bridges) with a length of 27 metres and a width of 4.20 metres each.

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Panel Bridges for Chile
Panel Bridges for Chile
Client
Ejercito de Chile, Comando de Apoyo a la Fuerza

Following a number of international tenders, Waagner-Biro was awarded the supply of panel bridges (Bailey-type bridges) in southern Chile, the individual spans ranging from 27 to 92 metres.

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Panel Bridges for Korea
Panel Bridges for Korea
Client
Seoul City Government

At the end of 2008, the city government in Seoul contracted Waagner Biro for the supply of an emergency panel bridge (Bailey-type bridge).

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Panel Bridges for Morocco
Panel Bridges for Morocco
Client
Moroccan Road Authority "Direction des Routes et de la Circulation Routière" (DRCR)

In 2005, Waagner-Biro began to enter into business relations with a Moroccan engineering company in order to supply panel bridges (Bailey-type bridges) to Morocco.

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Panel bridges for Route 1856 in Costa Rica
Panel bridges for Route 1856 in Costa Rica
Client
Consejo Nacional de Vialidad de Costa Rica

In 2014 and 2015, Waagner-Biro supplied a total of 9 panel bridges (Bailey-type bridges) to the Costa Rican road authorities for further use on the Border Route 1856 between Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Today the new bridges connect villages which until recently ...

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Panel Bridges for the Democratic Republic Congo
Panel Bridges for the Democratic Republic Congo
Client
Ministère des Infrastructures, Travaux Publics et Reconstruction

At the beginning of 2011 Waagner-Biro obtained its first order in the Democratic Republic of Congo for the supply of a total of ten 30-metre panel bridges (Bailey-type bridges). End of 2012 the first of the delivered bridges was installed in Kisangani (Epulu ...

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Panel bridges for Uganda
Panel bridges for Uganda
Client
Uganda National Road Authority

End of 2010, Waagner Biro concluded its first contract in the East African country of Uganda. The contract involved the production and delivery of 10 panel bridges (Bailey-type bridges) with spans of up to 30 metres for the Uganda National Road Authority.

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Panel Bridges for Yemen
Panel Bridges for Yemen
Client
Tomen Corporation Japan

At the beginning of 2003 the Japanese Trading House Tomen Corp. contracted with Waagner-Biro Stahlbau for the supply of panel bridging material (Bailey-type bridges) to the Republic of Yemen.

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Panel bridges in Thailand
Panel bridges in Thailand
Client
Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Public Works

Since 2007 Waagner-Biro has obtained several contracts for the supply of panel bridges (Bailey-type bridges). In 2016 the as yet largest order was successfully completed. It called for the supply of a number of panel bridges of varying lengths and additional ...

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Pipeline Bridge Gabersdorf
Pipeline Bridge Gabersdorf
Client
Steirische Ferngas GmbH

The pipeline suspension bridge with Y-shaped towers in Gabersdorf was built according to a patent by Waagner Biro.

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Pipeline Bridges Mellach
Pipeline Bridges Mellach
Client
INTEGRAL - Montage Anlagen- und Rohrtechnik Gesellschaft m.b.H

Since early 2009, Siemens Energy, as a general contractor, has been building a gas and steam power plant in Mellach. The company INTEGRAL commissioned Waagner-Biro Stahlbau AG as subcontractor for the construction of two pipeline bridges in July 2009.

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Prai River Swing Bridge
Prai River Swing Bridge
Client
Malaysian Railway KTMB

The new swing bridge over the River Prai in Malaysia moves not less than 1,100 tonnes of steel in 120 seconds on one axis, thus opening a passage for shipping in the shortest time.

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Puente Continental
Puente Continental
Client
MTC Ministerio de Transportes, Peru

In southern Peru the Puente Continental towers out of the jungle. At 528m and 2,800 tonnes, it is the longest bridge in Peru and the longest suspension bridge ever constructed by Waagner-Biro. 

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Railway Bridge Rafsanjan
Railway Bridge Rafsanjan
Client
Islamic Republic of Iran Railways

On the Abbas - Bafq railway line in the Iranian highlands Waagner Biro installed the bridge structures for two double-track railway bridges.

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Railway Bridges in Sri Lanka
Railway Bridges in Sri Lanka
Client
Ministry of Transport, Sri Lanka Railways

In 2003, Waagner-Biro contracted for the turnkey construction of several double-track railway bridges to be installed on the lines from Negombo to Colombo as well as between Colombo and Galle.

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Railwaybridge Melk
Railwaybridge Melk
Client
Eisenbahn-Hochleistungsstrecken AG

In the course of the enlargement of the western line of the Austrian Railways to four tracks, the line near Melk had to be entirely rearranged in order to cope with modern highspeed traffic.

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Rethe Bascule Bridge
Rethe Bascule Bridge
Client
HPA - Hamburg Port Authority

The construction of the Rethe bascule bridge in the port of Hamburg is a project of superlatives. It is one of the biggest of its type in the world.

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Road Bridge Oberthalheim
Road Bridge Oberthalheim
Client
Bauunternehmen GTB

At the Austrian Railway track Vienna – Salzburg in Oberthalheim, the gated level crossing was replaced with a bridge.

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Rumpiang Bridge
Rumpiang Bridge

Rumpiang Bridge is a 753-meter-long half-timbered bridge on the island of Kalimantan in the northwest of Indonesia, completed in 2006 by Waagner Biro Indonesia.

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Sean O'Casey Pedestrian Bridge
Sean O'Casey Pedestrian Bridge
Client
John Mowlem Construction Ltd.

This pedestrian bridge over the River Liffey is named after Sean O’Casey, an Irish political activist and playwright. The swing bridge measures about 100m.

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Stadtpark Bridge
Stadtpark Bridge
Client
Magistrat der Stadt Wien, MA 29

The Stadtpark bridge built in 1986 replaced the old Stadtpark footbridge which had been installed as a temporary bridge in 1945.

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Taggenbrunn Bridge
Taggenbrunn Bridge
Client
Österreichische Bundesbahnen

In the years 1996 and 1997 the supporting structures of the Taggenbrunn viaduct dating from 1905 and 1911 near Sankt Veit in Carinthia were fundamentally renewed and overhauled in order to cope with increased rail traffic.

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Teluk Palu Bridge
Teluk Palu Bridge
Client
PT. Global Daya Manunggal

The Teluk Palu (or Ponulele) Bridge in the centre of Sulawesi, Indonesia, impresses with its two 20m high arches. The bridge spans 126m. It’s 9m wide, so there’s room for pedestrian walkways on both sides.

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Trisanna Bridge
Trisanna Bridge
Client
Österreichische Bundesbahnen

Built in 1884, the Trisanna is still among the most amazing bridges of the Arlberg Railway in Tyrol. And not just because of the picturesque surroundings into which it so harmoniously blends.

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Valencia Bascule Bridge
Valencia Bascule Bridge
Client
Dragados Construcción P.O., S.A.

For a long time, the railway bridge across the harbour in Valencia was the largest railway bascule bridge in the world.

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