Cooper River Farms Vehicular Bridge – Charleston, SC

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Cooper River Farms Vehicular Bridge - Charleston, SC | York Bridge Concepts - Timber Bridge Builders

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Cooper River Farms Project Overview

In the heart of Charleston, South Carolina lies one of YBC’s newest Timber Vehicular bridges at Cooper River Farms Apartments, a new residential community within Charleston that is comprised of 56 acres of woods and former farmland is threaded with creeks and trails. This 65 foot free span bridge glides along the landscape with a configuration of rails, posts and combined with the “translucent” finish to the bridge – which provides a unique and natural look to the setting, welcoming its residents home.

Client Testimonial

"We take pride in having redefined excellence in apartment living & partnering with likeminded companies such as York Bridge allows us to continue to set the standard in our industry. The York Timber Vehicular Bridge at our Cooper Farms Apartments is a stunning complement to the complex. We are delighted with the timeless, charming landmark structure that your company designed and built for our Charleston, SC development!"
– Joel Heuring, Project Manager, CF Evans Construction

Specifications


  • Vehicular Width:
  • 27’ (20’ Clear)
  • Length:
  • 65’
  • Height:
  • 10' above grade
  • Capacity:
  • HS20-44
  • Construction:
  • Ground Up
  • Span Type:
  • Free Span
  • Material:
  • CCA/CA-C Treated Southern Yellow Pine
  • Foundation:
  • Timber Piles & Abutments (Translucent Coated where exposed)
  • Stringers:
  • SYP Timber (Translucent Coated where exposed)
  • Vehicular Deck System:
  • 5 ½” Double Timber Deck
  • Pedestrian Deck System:
  • 1-½” Timber Deck
  • Crossing:
  • Wetlands
  • Guard Rail:
  • Decero™ Classic Design Series
  • Handrail:
  • Decero™ Wire Mesh Design Series
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*Resources above may not be exact to the specifications for this bridge, but reflect our current updated standards.

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