BRÜCKNRUH/ Bridge at rest/Rest at the Bridge
The bridge is in an unrestful state of rest. New functions revive the beautiful steel structures.


The steel structure will be supplied with four platforms. Three are used for apartments cells made of glulam wood, intensely contrasting with the steel frames, for living, studying and working, They are completely prefabricated with all installations and transported to the platforms by an autocrane. The apartments are opened to the waterfront and protected from the low sun by slats. The fourth will serve as rooftop garden. Fire prevention will be guaranteed by a roof integrated sprinkle system.

What is the name of your concept?

"Brückenruh", rest for the bridge structures and for the respective users.

Which of the three suggested areas are you choosing for your concept? (the Donaulände public park, the port area or the mouth of Traun River)?

On the waterfront of the Linz Harbor. Two in the southern sector, one in the northern as signature buildings and landmarks for the new development area.

What is the public function of your concept?

Attention for the general public and available housing conditions for small budgets.

How are the parts of the old railway bridge visible in your concept?

Yes, completely as bridge at rest.

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