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Projects

  • Customer: Ilex Urban Regeneration Company
  • Location: Derry, Northern Ireland
  • Products/Services Supplied: Locked coil Catenary cables, Spiral strand hangers
  • Architect/Design: Wilkinson Eyre
  • Engineering: Fauber Maunsell / Aecom
  • Contractor: Graham Construction
  • Value: £14.66 million
  • Engineer: Fauber Maunsell / Aecom

Ilex Urban Regeneration Company has built the Peace Bridge as part of the city’s regeneration programme. Funded by the European Union’s PEACE III programme (Shared Space initiative), the £14.66m Peace Bridge will be a living landmark and a lasting legacy.

Construction of the bridge commenced in January 2010 and was launched on June 25th 2011. The bridge measures 235 metres bank to bank and is approximately 4 metres wide, with landing points at the rear of the Guildhall and Ebrington embankment.

For more information on this project, please contact Bridon: structures@bridon.com

Image above courtesy of Ilex Urban Regeneration.