Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

ROME WITH A VIEW

An international design competition for a combined pedestrian and public transport bridge across the River Tiber in Rome has been won by structural engineer Buro Happold. The winning design, which beat 103 other entries, features inward leaning steel arches and a steel deck and is estimated to cost $3.4M. Work is due to begin early next year. When open, the new crossing, dubbed Ponte della Musica, will improve access to Rome's rapidly developing Flaminio area.

Subscribe for full online access and get...

  • Full, instant access to all stories
  • Customised email alerts straight to your inbox
  • Monthly print magazine

Register for guest access to keep reading and get..

  • A free taste of other selected news stories
  • Daily email newsletters


Already have a subscription or ICE membership? or