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How are ReadySpan Pedestrian Bridges Made?  Posted on: June 17th, 2021

The perfect pedestrian bridge is not only safe and durable, but also pleasing to the eye. You don’t want to see corrosion or fading colors that make it an eyesore, and obviously you don’t want rust and rot that can...

Roof Access Ladders Made Easy  Posted on: May 26th, 2021

With a range of OSHA requirements and often additional codes to meet, installing a fixed ladder system for safe, convenient access to roofs, mezzanines, rooftop hatches and more can seem complicated. Fortunately, Bedford has simplified roof access ladder installation with...

Introduction to ReadySpan Pedestrian and Trail Bridges  Posted on: May 26th, 2021

For pedestrian, equestrian and light vehicle bridge applications, ReadySpan pre-engineered bridge systems from Bedford are ideal. They’re made of fiberglass-reinforced polymer (FRP) materials, so they have a higher strength-to-weight ratio than typical steel components. Yet they’re lightweight for easy transport...

4 Impressive ReadySpan Footbridge Facts  Posted on: May 7th, 2021

FRP footbridges are perfect for pedestrian, equestrian, bike, golf and light vehicle use. 1. Every Bridge Is Made of Durable FRP ReadySpan footbridges are lightweight, but heavy duty. They are constructed of high-strength, engineered, pultruded fiberglass-reinforced plastic (FRP) structural profiles...