The new 3D bridge spans a small creek at Taopu Smart City in Shanghai. Photo: CNA The new 3D bridge spans a small creek at Taopu Smart City in Shanghai. Photo: CNA
The new 3D bridge spans a small creek at Taopu Smart City in Shanghai. Photo: CNA

China’s first 3D-printed footbridge opens in Shanghai

  • Developer says 15-metre span is an example of the many possibilities of the new technology
  • Sturdy design means bridge is strong enough to support four adults per square metre, engineer says

Topic |   China Society
The new 3D bridge spans a small creek at Taopu Smart City in Shanghai. Photo: CNA The new 3D bridge spans a small creek at Taopu Smart City in Shanghai. Photo: CNA
The new 3D bridge spans a small creek at Taopu Smart City in Shanghai. Photo: CNA
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