News & Updates

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...

Aldred D’Souza Holds Pivotal Role for Reputable Industry Association  Posted on: May 3rd, 2021

Bedford Reinforced Plastics is proud to announce Aldred D’Souza, P.E., Engineering Director, has been named the chair of the Fiberglass Grating Manufacturers Council (FGMC). He will serve in the role through June 30, 2022. About D’Souza D’Souza provides clients with...

Announcing ReadySpan, a Pre-Engineered, Easy-Install Line of Pedestrian and Trail Bridges  Posted on: April 29th, 2021

We are pleased to announce the launch of ReadySpan, a pre-engineered, easy-install, quick-ship, modular pedestrian bridge system for pedestrian, equestrian and light vehicle use. The trail, park and golf bridges are made of our high-quality fiberglass-reinforced polymer (FRP) and will...