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Giant pyramids on an Icelandic cycle bridge turn infrastructure into land art

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jan 30, 2016 01:03 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Jan 29, 2016

Split into two nearly equal-length sections, the bridges span two waterways at the river fork. Rising like a piece of land art, the vermillion red support structure is constructed out of steel columns that form the shape of a tilted pyramid. The two pyramids appear as mirror copies of one another that change shape depending on the viewing angle. Steel tension rods stabilize the 36-meter-long hollow concrete decks. Related: Bicycle Snake Bridge Makes Urban Cycling Even Safer in Copenhagen...




 

 


 

 

 
 
 

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