This kind of bridge consented Nico Velo S.p.A. to win in 1999 the first B.I.B.M. world prize for the best technical realization.
BIBM - Bureau International du Bè Manufacturè
FIRST PRIZE FOR THE BEST TECHNICAL REALIZATION
Cav. Nico Velo e F.lli spa (Italy)
Designer: Prof. Ing. Enzo Siviero - Company: Cignoni S.r.l.
A reinforced concrete footbridge in Ponte San Nicolò (Padova)
This bicycle and pedestrian bridge was designed keeping in mind the architectural environment and, using an unusual model for industrialized solutions, with the purpose to perfect the standard prefabricated reinforced concrete construction. Connections were carried out during construction via a static device.