Voorheesville Elementary School Pedestrian Bridge – Voorheesville, NY

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Vorheesville Elementary School Project Overview

The Voorheesville Elementary School crossing was a prefabricated bridge manufactured remotely and then shipped to the site for installation by others. A stunning architectural landmark for the school the Decero™ Design team visualized a 55 foot long free span structure built to sustain a 100PSF loading capacity with a hearty extruded truss hand rail, custom post caps, and contrasting color palette that blends with the classic architecture of the campus. From an off-site build to an seamless on-site installation the YBC team coordinated a safe crossing for elementary students and faculty that empowers their daily commute with a stylish approach to their day.

Client Testimonial

“It was our pleasure partnering with York Bridge Concepts™ on the design of the pedestrian bridge for the Voorheesville Elementary School. Built with timber throughout, YBC designed a custom H-Style Pedestrian Bridge to complement the school and provide accessibility for students and residents of the Voorheesville area. Beautiful & structurally sound, this York Structure stands out as a signature piece for the Voorheesville Elementary School!”
– Gene Browning, AIA Associate, Mosaic Associate Architects

Specifications


  • Width:
  • 6’ (5’-4” Clear)
  • Length:
  • 55’
  • Height:
  • 10' above grade
  • Capacity:
  • 100 PSF
  • Construction:
  • Prefabricated & Delivered
  • Span Type:
  • Free Span
  • Material:
  • CCA/CA-C Treated Southern Yellow Pine
  • Foundation:
  • Concrete Abutments
  • Stringers:
  • SYP Glulam (Acrylic / Polymer Coated where exposed)
  • Deck System:
  • 1-½” Timber Deck
  • Handrail:
  • Decero™ Trussed Design Series
  • Crossing:
  • Stream
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Planning Resources

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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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