Cost Effective

Sustainable

Performance Tested 

Expansive

CONCRETE-FILLED CARBON FIBER (FRP) TUBES FOR BRIDGE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

Arch Advantage

  • Structurally efficient 
  • High reserve capacity and redundancy 
  • 35 ft to 65+ ft spans 
  • 15% - 50% rise to span ratio 
  • Designed for HL- 93 or greater live loads 
  • AASTHO approved

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Composite Arch Bridge System Benefits

  • 100+ year design life 
  • Low life cycle costs 
  • No concrete spall or crack 
  • Virtually maintenance free 
  • Eliminates the needs for concrete slabs or joints 
  • Natural stream bed maintained 
  •  Ideal for skews

Accelerated Bridge Construction

  • Arches can be mass produced 
  • Arches can be placed by hand labor 
  • No heavy equipment required 
  • Composite decking is prefabricated 
  • Components can be shipped to remote locations 
  • The bridge system is able to be constructed rapidly with ease and simplicity 
  • Arches can be easily placed under existing bridges to reduce traffic disruption 
  • Multiple spandrels and wing wall types available


Wanzer Brook Bridge Fairfield, VT