Footbridge in Nowy Sącz (analysis)

A detailed assessment of the condition of an object.


Element type
The footbridge in Nowy Sącz is convenience for residents. The case of study is to research all points where it is possible to find some damages of bridge. Generally point of initiation of assessments is research interest. Monitoring of that bridge allows to eliminate all potential damages in qualitative criteria. The integrated structural monitoring system was built primarily on the composite EspilonRebar strains sensors. They are made in the form of GFRP reinforcing bars and connected within composite deck panels. Also very important is structural analysis. In this case it concerns ultimate limit state. The physical intervention of that bridge is repair.
Case type
Initiation of assessment
Pure research interest
Predominant verification type
Qualitative criteria
Predominant verification scale
Structural system
Structural analysis
Ultimate limit state
Information updating
Direct non-bayesian
Physical intervention
Repair, Strengthening or upgrading
Operational intervention

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