Footbridge Awards 2017

This awards are presented once every three years and recognise the best in design, renovation and lighting of bridges for pedestrians/cyclists/equestrians that have been completed in the previous three years.

Category Award
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage, Onymous
Genre Landscape, Urban
Country Berlin, Germany
Registration Deadline 6 March 2017 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 6 March 2017 (via Online or Must be Received)
Eligibility All
Target Field Only for pedestrians and/or cyclists and/or equestrians and Opened to the public or the renovation programme/lighting installation have been completed between 1/1/2014 and 31/12/2016

Description
The Footbridge Awards are presented once every three years and recognise the best in design, renovation and lighting of bridges for pedestrians/cyclists/equestrians that have been completed in the previous three years.
CATEGORIES
- Short span: For new footbridges with a maximum clear span of 30m or less.
- Medium span: For new footbridges with a maximum clear span of between 30m and 75m.
- Long span: For new footbridges with a maximum clear span greater than 75m.
- Renovation: For a project to renovate or refurbish an existing footbridge, or to repurpose another type of bridge to be used by pedestrians, cyclists and/or equestrians.
- The Jonathan Speirs Lighting Award: For a lighting scheme on a new or existing footbridge of any size. Created in memory of Jonathan Speirs of Speirs & Major.

Jury
The judging panel will be led by Helena Russell, editor of Bridge design & engineering magazine, and will include international, independent experts.

Prize
Publication

Entry Fee
£100/US$150/€130

Timetable
The awards presentation: 6-8 September 2017 at the Footbridge 2017 conference in Berlin, Germany

Links
Past winners

Organizer
Bridge design & engineering

Official Website