DNA-Shaped Suspension Bridge Inspired by Olympic Games' Five Rings
Architecture firm Penda and engineering firm Arup have teamed up to undertake the ambitious goal of redesigning the suspension bridge, with their newly commissioned project to build the San Shan Bridge in China. The bridge will be completed in time for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing, and will span across the Gui River connecting Beijing’s city center to Zhangjiakou. The inspiration for San Shan Bridge is a combination of the Olympic symbol and its five rings, the location’s…
The bridge design that will have you tied up in knots
The bridge design that will have you tied up in knots | Designed by Amsterdam-based NEXT architects, it this month won an international competition to design a pedestrian bridge across Meixi Lake in Changsha, China.