It is simply wrong to delberately place plastics in the environment. Paticularly those places we need to keep un poluted. They will eventually break down and perneantly degrade our world.
Some misguided people believe it is "green" to use recycled plastic instead of timber for access provision. We are actually using our special places as a store for waste plastic
It uses lots of energy and more polymer to convert the waste into a "usable" form. In this form it is variable in quality and performance.
Laughably these recyced plastics are much more expensive... Read More
Another satisfied Client!
After he laid the final deck board the volunteer Project Manager from a Cricket Club tap dances with delight.
We love working with volunteer groups and have a long track record doing it.
Building bridges is a hugely satisfying group activity and builds memories which last forever.
Who uses our bridges?
At The Wooden Bridge Company we provide bridges for many different users.
These include Pedestrians, Cyclists, Horseriders, Golfers (in buggies) and all types of vehicle.
The height and style of parapet will vary with the user type and the safety standard required. The above image for example is a Bridleway Bridge. It has a parapet 1.8m high and the lower sectoion is close boarded to prevent the horses being spooked by unexpected things.
This deck is one of scores provided for a new golf course in Scotland. The Committee seem philosphical about losing Members and opted not... Read More
The Wooden Bridge Company and its parent firm have a long tradition, going back to 1986, of providing Work Experience to local kids.
The work we do allows them to learn real skills and to gain competence and confidence.
The downside is they make awful tea!
There is nothing like the glow of satisfaction the kids get when they see their job ready to be shipped to a customer