explore possible translocation of suspension bridge (1893)
Germany, Wetter (Ruhr)
analysis, documentation and written assessment of historical structure, design of intervention, preliminary calculations
Nicole Sakrejz, Jennifer Stapel
Proposing a translocation of an industrial landmark to reinforce the identification process of community with the heritage itself. The suspension bridge has been examinded thoroughly during the site visit in order to digitalise the technical drawings and understand its particularity.
Design on the new site is taking under consideration the original layout of the bridge construction. New additions are planned with caution and should enhance the essamble, not compete with it.