Removing bridges; new Cadiz Bridge’s unlimited clearance.

Interesting article from Manuel Escamilla, CFCSL engineer, in Estructurando web. Statics, what a structural engineers’ friend! The welcoming place in Mechanics where we like to stay and we feel balanced, far away from Dynamic’s entropic frenzy. What a comfortable satisfaction we...
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Construction of the Pumarejo Bridge in Barranquilla awarded to Sacyr. CFCSL project.

Sacyr Construction will build the longest bridge in Colombia 2.28 (km) and the largest public works project in the country, of 223 million euros. CFCSL developed for the ECOPUENTES consortium (IVICSA, JORGE FANDIÑO structuring COLOMBIA SAS and SAS) the studies of the structures...
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Viaduct over the Alcántara Reservoir: Walking over the Tagus

The viaduct, situated on the high speed railway line in the Cañaveral-Alcantara reservoir strech, has been designed by CFCSL and built by the UTE Cañaveral (Copisa and Copasa) for the Administrator of Rail Infrastructure Adif. CFCSL also provides the work’s technical...
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Vidalta and Alcántara, more CFC projects at IABSE 2014

This week we present the third group of CFC papers at IABSE 2014: the Vidalta Bridge in Mexico City and the Alcántara Viaduct in Cáceres, Spain. VIDALTA CABLE-STAYED BRIDGE     Leonardo Fernández, Lucía Fernández, Antonio Cano y José Cuervo PDF presentation Bridge data...
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Closer each day: CFC in Peru.

MARANURA BRIDGE ‘CULTURA’ BRIDGE OVER THE CHILI RIVER The arches are to be built applying the procedure of the semi-arches rotation with the help of provisional stay cables, a system proposed in different projects currently underway across South America and used by CFC in various...
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The Bascule Estacio Bridge as the setting of the new PepsiCo´s Mountain Dew commercial.

Mountain Dew, a soft drink of the PepsiCo Group, has chosen our bascule Estacio Bridge in Murcia as the setting for the shooting of its latest and boldest advert. Mountain Dew is a soft drink produced by the PepsiCo Company. Originally, in 1948, it was only advertised in the USA...
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IABSE Symposium to be held in Madrid from 3 to 5 September

    CFCSL participates at IASBE with the following papers: Spanish Bridges (Sesión Plenaria) Javier Manterola Stayed Viaduct in Bucaramanga, Colombia Leonardo Fernández, Lucía Fernández, Guillermo Ayuso, Antonio Cano, Raúl González, Celso Iglesias Design features of the...
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Completion of the structure of the Engordany Roundabout ring

On May 15 2014 the ring of the structure whose construction is underway on the old Massana-bound road at the exit of Escaldes in Andorra was completed. This project is being carried out in collaboration with our partners from SUPORT Enginyers Consultors. The project is an...
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Bridge over the Nervion and Basarab Bridge: another two papers presented by CFC at IABSE 2014

Fourth installment of the papers presented by CFC at IABSE 2014: Bridge over the Nervion in Bilbao and Basarab Bridge in Romania. BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER NERVIÓN ON THE BILBAO DONOSTIA LINE   Leonardo Fernández Troyano y Lucía Fernández Muñoz PDF presentation   Bridge data...
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CFC invited to the First International Bridges Conference in Chile, 2014

Javier Muñoz-Rojas Fernández, an engineer with CFC, has received an invitation to present the paper “Current Possibilities of Cable-Stayed Bridges: Long Spans, Medium Spans and Special Configurations” at the First International Bridges Conference in Chile.  The paper features an...
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