Motorway A44, New Construction of the Airport Bridge over the Rhine River near Düsseldorf




Landesbetrieb Straßenbau NRW / Region 4, Autobahnniederlassung Krefeld


New construction


Bundesrepublik Deutschland

Building Type

Road bridge

Building Location


Building Name

Airport Bridge over the Rhine River

Building Technique


Building Construction Description

Cable stayed bridge with two pylons supporting the central girder, Pylons reach a height of 34.50 m above the bridge deck, 2 x 5 cable groups with completely enclosed strands, Approaching bridges as pre-stressed concrete constructions with intersections located in pylon axis

Building Construction Creative Consulting

Prof. Kahlenborn

Building Material Superstructure

Steel, prestressed concrete

Building Material Foundation

Reinforced concrete

Building Area Size 50.000,00 m²
Building Overall Length 1.290,00 m
Construction Height 4,00 m
Construction Width 38,50 m
Supporting Structure Type

Cable-stayed bridge


Abutment, Pillars / Columns

Distance Between Supports

63.00 m - 287.50 m


Shallow foundation

Services: Planning

Preliminary Design

Detailed Design

Preparation of Tendering

Additional Services

Variant study for main bridge and tunnel concepts, Development of pylon geometry, Preliminary design of the approaching bridges

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