Timber Structures

Forest Stewardship Council

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Bridge parapets

The choice of parapets may be influenced by a number of different factors, for which we can offer technical advice. SHS has developed a range of standard parapets, which will suit most situations and can also produce many different styles tailored to individual preferences.


Parapet styles

Select a style from the selection below for more information.

  • Parapet type A
  • Parapet type B
  • Parapet type C
  • BowParapet type E
  • Parapet type EE
  • Non-standard parapets

Type A

Hand rail with two intermediate horizontal rails3D RenderParapet type A

Hand rail with two intermediate horizontal rails

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Type B

Two horizontal intermediate rails3D RenderParapet type A

Two horizontal intermediate rails

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Type C

Handrail with single horizontal intermediate rail3D RenderParapet type A

Handrail with single horizontal intermediate rail

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Type E

Handrail with vertical infill rails3D RenderParapet type A

Handrail with vertical infill rails

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Type EE

Hand rail with two intermediate horizontal railsParapet type A

A variation on Type E for use with increased height (1.4m) cycle bridge parapets

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We can also produce a wide range of non-standard parapet styles designed specifically to your requirements.

View a selection of bespoke designs from previous projects.

Quality standard

All parapets are designed to current established design standards.

We can also offer Vehicle Containment Parapets.

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