Park Road Pedestrian Bridge – Warwick, Queensland
Southern Downs Regional Council identified the requirement to provide a cyclist/pedestrian facilities at Park Road over the Condamine River at Warwick, Queensland. This project was jointly funded by Southern Downs Regional Council and Queensland State Government’s Cycle Network Local Government Grants Program. Teleo Design designed and supplied a shared pedestrian/cycle bridge using local contractors for the civil work and survey. The bridge was fabricated off site and delivered and installed in a day with minimal impact to traffic, the community and the environment.
The bridge has a 3m wide FRP deck and is 32 metres in length, with a galvanised steel handrailing. As the Condamine River is prone to flooding, the bridge was installed with collapsible handrailing to enable debris to pass through.
Loaders Lane Pedestrian Bridge – Coffs Harbour, NSW
Teleo Design designed and supplied a shared pedestrian/cycle bridge connecting Loaders Lane and William Sharpe Drive, with the bridge opening up to the new West Coffs City Parkland under development at the time of the construction of this bridge. The bridge has a 2.5m wide FRP deck and is 32 metres in length, with a galvanised steel handrailing. The bridge was manufactured off site and delivered to site as one piece ready for install. Civil works were carried on site for the screw piles and footings. Once on site the bridge was installed in one hour with minimal impact to the community and environment. The bridge forms the start of a greater Parkland project for West Coffs residents.
Saleyards Reserve Elevated Walkway, Wellington, Victoria
Teleo Design designed and supplied a shared elevated boardwalk structure between Cemetery Rd and Reeve St Sale, with the boardwalk spanning over Flooding Creek. The bridge was made from a series of 10m span beam structures supported on abutments and single posts along the length of the boardwalk. The boardwalk having a 2.5m wide deck with Galvanised Steel handrailing, with an extension of railing to the South Side similar construction to the railing on the boardwalk. Total length of the elevated boardwalk is 60m.
Teleo utilised local contractors for the project, keeping the jobs with the local community and maintaining a local presence for any minor site management issues. The bridge was manufactured off site, whilst civil works were carried on site for the approach pathways and footings. The bridge was delivered and installed in three days so reducing installation costs and minimizing impact to the community on installation. The bridge was trafficable and opened within a week of delivery of the bridge segments.
Quart Pot Creek Pedestrian Bridge & McGlew Street Pedestrian Bridge, Queensland
Following the success of the pedestrian bridge installed in Warwick, Teleo Design installed another 2 bridges for Southern Downs Regional Council in June 2020. Both bridges were installed with ease in under 5 hours.