Bridges

Dragados is a worldwide leader in bridge construction. Our projects are recognized by their sheer size, technical intricacy, use of the latest technologies, and innovative ideas for meeting and overcoming technical challenges.

We have constructed more than 1,500 bridges of all types and sizes, including:

  • Cable-stayed water crossings
  • Aqueducts
  • Highway bridges
  • Major interchanges
  • High speed rail bridges

Our in-house Technical Services Division, the repository of our 70-year corporate experience, provides a wealth of knowledge and expertise for the development of new and innovative ideas for our projects. Our technical support engineers have worked with world renowned architects and engineers in the design and construction of some of the most complex signature bridges constructed by Dragados. Some of our bridges are the best known signature bridges in the world.

More important projects by specialty

Forth Replacement Crossing - Edinburgh, Scotland

Scotland’s biggest transport infrastructure project for a generation is due to be completed in 2017 and includes the new Queensferry Crossing and upgrades to the connecting road network on both sides of the Firth of Forth. The bridge include... View »

Waterford Bridge - Waterford, Ireland

Waterford bridge, a landmark structure for Waterford City and the surrounding area, features the longest span in Ireland. This cable-stayed bridge has a single main concrete pylon 115m high on the southern bank of the river. A series of stay cables f... View »

Third Millenium Bridge - Zaragoza, Spain

The Third Millenium Bridge is the largest concrete tied-arch bridge in the world, and has an arch span of 216 meters.  The deck is 279m long, 43m wide and has six lanes for road traffic, two bike lanes, and two glass-enclosed walkways. The cross... View »

Alamillo Bridge - Sevilla, Spain

Designed by the renowned architect and engineer Santiago Calatrava, the Alamillo Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge that stands out for its’ harmonious but striking and unusual design. The bridge has one span, and its sole tower, a structural stee... View »