The book BRIDGES

The book BRIDGES

Report on construction and architecture of some bridges in the Czech Republic

After more than forty years of designing bridge structures, Ing. Antonín Pechal, CSc. conceived the idea for recapitulation of the results of his work as well as the achievements of his team of designers. In 2009 he wrote and published the book called BRIDGES.

Concept of the book

The aim of the book is to introduce the reader to concrete examples of bridges designed by the author and his team. The book includes technical and architectonic solutions of the bridges as their historical, chronological and geographical classification along with the people participating in the construction and the experience gained from the implementation of the projects. The book is bilingual – in Czech and English and has 273 pages.

Chapters of the Book
  • Road bridges
  • Railway bridges
  • Footbridges
  • Reconstruction of road bridges


The price of the books is 326 CZK excl. postage and is delivered by Česká pošta or can be collected personally in the company office. The book can be ordered by phone or email.