Leading role in EU research project

Swiss researchers take part in «Sustainable Bridges» project

Apr 19, 2005 | MARTINA PETER
At the end of last year the European Commission gave the go-ahead for the «Sustainable Bridges» project. Swiss research institutions are taking part, in addition to 30 partners from EU states, with the Empa taking a leading role in the electronic monitoring of railway bridges and the EPFL studying the effects of fatigue on the safety of steel-reinforced concrete bridges.

www.sustainablebridges.net: SUSTAINABLE BRIDGES - Assessment for Future Traffic Demands and Longer Lives