CTS are specialists in the Design, Manufacture and Installation of Bridges, Footbridges, Boardwalks, Lockgates and Decking.
CTS have been designing and manufacturing bridges and structures since 1988 and are one of the market leaders in footbridge design, offering one of the most extensive ranges of steel, timber and steel and timber footbridges.
We specialise in the design, fabrication and installation of footbridges of all types and sizes- including Pedestrian only, Cycle / bridle way bridges and Vehicular access bridges - all designed and detailed to reflect their use, size and the aesthetic required.
Depending on the type of scheme, we can offer design and build services or a more consultancy based role.
Our typical services and products are described throughout the following pages.
NATURAL SOLUTIONS IN CENTRAL LONDON
EKKI HARDWOOD BRIDGES AND BOADWALKS AT ABERFELDY VILLAGE, TOWER HAMLETS
Ornamental Rustic Bridge at Lightwoods Park - ref 4200
Chunky softwood timbers were used to create this 6.3m long x 2m wide ornamental rustic footbridge at Lightwood Park, West Midlands.
Cycle/Bridle Bridge at Scredda Bridge, Cornwall
31m x 3.5m Tied Arch Steel Truss Cycle / Equestrian Bridge by CTS Bridges
Railway Footbridge at Thornaby Station, Teeside
A new railway footbridge and steps installed by CTS Bridges at Thornaby Station Teeside.
Tubular Truss Bridge, River Cherwell, Christ Church, Oxford
Christ Church College, Oxford commission a footbridge following donations from old members of the college to replace a static punt crossing with a new iconic bridge.
New Islington Bridge, Manchester
A boomerang shaped bridge with Oasis lyrics underneath installed by CTS Bridges at New Islington, Manchester.
Hi-Grip Excel Softwood Deck for Maydencroft Ltd
Maydencroft Limited based in Hitchin Herts ordered over 2300 lin m of Softwood Hi-Grip Excel deck boards from us to create this boardwalk at Southern Country Park in Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire.
Ladies Bridge, Cruden Bay, Aberdeen - Job 4072
CTS Bridges Ltd were appointed by Aberdeenshire Council to design, manufacture and install a replica bridge in a tidal location at Cruden Bay, Scotland.
KEEPING CYCLISTS SAFE IN BARNSLEY
Cyclists in Barnsley have a new cycle bridge to enable them to pass safely over the A633 at Mitchells Way, Foulstone Nr Barnsley. The new 34m long x 3.5m wide Warren Truss Cycle Bridge was installed by CTS Bridges recently.
FRP Footbridge kit - ref 3932
Matthew Eddy from Vale of Glamorgan Council kindly sent us this photograph of a FRP bridge kit he recently ordered.
CTS Bridges - Improving night-time safety on pedestrian bridges.
Many of the bridges CTS manufacture improve night-time safety for pedestrians by incorporating lighting.
CTS work closely with the client and lighting suppliers to provide a well conceived scheme. Lighting can be incorporated into the parapet posts or rails, into the deck, below the soffit of the bridge, on cables or lampstands to enhance and illuminate the bridge and increase pedestrian safety and a focal point for the community.
Leicester Technology Park Cycle Bridge ref 3876
Site welding and a 500 tonne crane was required to install this 60m 3-span bridge at Leicester Technology Park ......read more
All lit up for Christmas
This is one of the three new footbridges CTS sent over to Uyo Nigeria at the end of 2013. They form part of a flagship scheme to provide a new major route into the city.
The customer was delighted with the quality and ease of assembly of the new structure and have decked it out in lights to show it off.
CTS are pleased to announce that all their steel bridges and structures will carry the CE mark following a successful assessment to execution Class 4. .
Award Winning Cyclebridge at Bow to Olympic Park
Keeping pedestrians and cyclists safe at Bow Riverside
Forestry Commission Designed Bridge
New Stress Laminated Cycle Bridge at Cannop, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire.
Complex Geometry of Cow Bridge - Ref 3621The complex geometry of a 24m x 3m bridge at Hackney Marshes known as Cow Bridge tasked CTS's engineers with designing all the connections and 3D modelling of the bridge prior to manufacture and installation on site.
Potato Wharf, Manchester - Ref 4041
Challenging bridge installation beneath railway viaduct in Manchester.
Last of the Summer Wine Bridge
CTS Bridges install new steel bridge and steps in Last of the Summer Wine country above Holmfirth.
CTS launch New Hi-Grip Extra Deck Range
Hi-Grip Extra decking launched as part of CTS's 25 year celebrations
FRP BRIDGES - NEW FROM CTS
NEW FROM CTS BRIDGES - FRP BRIDGES (Fibre Reinforced Polymer) - Lightweight and Maintenance Free
Steel and Timber Footbridge, Lincolnshire
A Steel and Timber footbridge is one of the more popular solutions for bridge lengths between 11m and 20m.