Roads and Traffic

Fact Sheet

Samuel Beckett Bridge Fact Sheet

  • Dublin City Council commissioned the Samuel Beckett Bridge
  • The world-famous Spanish architect and engineer Dr. Santiago Calatrava designed the bridge
  • A Graham Hollandia JV joint venture constructed the bridge superstructure in Rotterdam

'Endgame' nears as Beckett's Maritime Gateway arrives in Dublin

'Endgame' nears as Beckett's Maritime Gateway arrived in Dublin today

Monday the 11th May 2009

Dr. Santiago Calatrava

The Samuel Beckett Bridge was designed by one of the world’s great architects and engineers, Dr. Santiago Calatrava. Classed as one of the elite designers of the world, he has offices in Zurich, New York and Valencia.

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