World’s First 3D Printed FRP Footbridge Paves Way for Circular Composites

The world’s first lightweight 3D printed fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) footbridge will be installed at Kralingse Bos park – the green heart of Rotterdam. This heralds the transition towards the next generation of bridges, offering high performance with extreme versatility, circularity and sustainability. Geleen, The Read More »

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DSM, Royal HaskoningDHV and CEAD Design First Lightweight 3D Printed Bridge Using FRP

3 September 2019 – Royal HaskoningDHV, CEAD and DSM today announced that they have designed the first lightweight 3D printed FRP pedestrian bridge prototype using a composite material. It consists of a glass filled thermoplastic PET (Arnite®) and is combined with continuous glass fibres which Read More »

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