Nibelungenbrücke Regensburg, New Construction of the Northern Bridge over the Danube Side River, Southern Bridge over the Danube Main River




Stadt Regensburg, Tiefbauamt



Building Type

Road bridge

Building Location


Building Name


Building Technique

Temporary accommodation frame, floating

Building Construction Description

Continuous beam deck bridge with three fields, with single compartment composite hollow box, one bridge for each direction, cantilevered carriageway with bracing,

span north bridge: 58.45 m + 90.00 m + 58.45 m,

span south bridge: 39.45 m + 90.00 m + 39.45 m,

Total length: 206.90 m / 168.90 m,

Construction: assembly with mobile crane, floating of the middle section;

Demolition of existing bridge: lateral launching, demolition by floating and mobile crane, usage of west bridge during construction phase

Building Construction Creative Consulting

Schultz-Brauns & Reinhart Architekten und Stadtplaner BDA, München

Building Material Superstructure

Steel composite

Building Material Foundation

Reinforced concrete

Building Area Size 11.198,00 m²
Building Overall Length 751,60 m
Construction Height 3,20 m
Construction Width 30,80 m
Supporting Structure Type

Deck bridge


Abutment, Pillars / Columns

Distance Between Supports

Nordbrücke 58.45m +90.00m +58.45m= 206.90m; Südbrücke 39.45m +90.00m +39.45m=168.90m


Drilled pile foundation

Services: Planning


Basic Assessment

Preliminary Design

Detailed Design

Planning for Approval

Construction Planning

Preparation of Tendering

Assistance for Tendering

Structural Analysis

Construction Drawings


Services: Supervision

Construction Management

Construction Engineering and Documentation

Construction Supervision

Health and Safety Coordination

Competition Result

1st Award

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