Project: Development of a Monitoring System for Smart Bridges

Reference: CSU 28/4/47

Last update: 27/11/2003 11:29:38


To develop a ruggedised monitoring system for bridges and install and demonstrate the system on a bridge.


The programme will involve specifying the appropriate monitoring system, installation of the probes and monitoring the behaviour of the bridge under construction in comparison with the theoretical response.


Gifford & Partners
Carlton House, Ringwood Road, Southampton, SO40 7HT
01703 813461

Dee Crossing Joint Venture
Project Office, Kelsterton Road, Clwyd, CH5 4BP
01244 811330

Flintshire County Council
Director of Highways, Transportation & Engineering, County Hall, Mold, Flintshire, CH7 6NF
01352 761652

Gage Technique Ltd
PO Box 30, Trowbridge, Wilts, BA14 8YD
01225 761652

Victoria Road, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 7PW
01252 376666

Contract details

Cost to the Department: £76,401.00

Actual start date: 01 March 1997

Actual completion date: 29 January 2003


Development of a monitoring system for Smart Bridges
Author: Dr V Atkinson (TRL)
Publication date: 29/01/2003
Source: Transport Research Laboratory, Crowthorne, Berkshire