Cable Stayed Bridge in Wolfratshausen

Pedestrian and Cycle Bridge Over the Loisach River

Client: City of Wolfratshausen

Year of construction: 2013

Design and structural analysis: IB Buxbaum

Length: 47,00 m
Width: 3,00 m

Structure: Main structure is consisting of block-laminated main beam with a mastic asphalt applied on a rear-ventilated veneer-plate incl. sealing. The cladding consists of a horizontal, ventilated boards of planed larch planks.Railing made of steel.

Our services: Consultancy timber structure


The very delicate main beam is laterally protected from weather impact by a board and is attached by two ropes to A-pylon.As decking cover, a thick mastic asphalt was chosen.The filled rod made of flat steel is very unobtrusive element in side view, but the railing posts are much more noticeable with their 2 times angled shape. At night and in dawn the bridge handrail is illuminated with integrated LED light.