Bridge Design

Cardno is a market leader in the design and maintenance of bridges. With more than 40 years of experience, our expertise in delivering bridge projects that connect communities is unparalleled.
We work collaboratively with clients to implement solutions for today and future generations. Our comprehensive experience and knowledge inspires confidence.
Cardno delivers the following types of cost-effective bridge solutions:
  • Cable-stayed bridges
  • Suspension bridges
  • Pre-stressed concrete girder bridges
  • Standard steel bridging systems
  • Steel composite girder bridges
  • Railway bridges
  • Pre-fabricated bridges
  • Modular bridging systems.

Cardno plans, designs, develops and delivers bridge solutions to meet your needs. Specifically, our capabilities include:

  • Route and bridge site selection
  • Feasibility studies
  • Economic, social and environmental assessments
  • Preliminary designs
  • 2D and 3D static and dynamic analysis, including geometric non-linear analysis
  • Advice on wind tunnel testing
  • Catchment hydrology and bridge site hydraulic studies
  • Detail design and documentation to international standards
  • Independent proof checking
  • Design review
  • Construction engineering
  • Temporary works design
  • Assessment of existing structures
  • Load capacity ratings
  • Construction inspections
  • Management of bridges subject to mining subsidence.