Conference EUROBRIDGE 2024


Once again ACRP, the European Association for Construction Repair, reinforcement and protection, will participate one of the most awaited events in the sector: the 3rd edition of EUROBRIDGE, a conference on bridge safety in Europe, to be held in Brussels on 5 April 2024.


8.30 – – Welcome

9.00 – 9.15am – Introduction
9.15 – 10.00am – Transport policy at European level: What challenges with the European elections?

10.30 am – 1.00pm – The main main of bridge management

  • Yvonne Gunreben, Federal Ministry for Digital Technology and Transport, “German bridge management
  • Ralph Holst, Head of the “Maintenance of Engineering Structures” Division at the Federal Road ResearchInstitute (BASt), “The technical application of the German bridge management policy”.
  • Paolo Mannella, Head of Bridges, Viaducts and Tunnels, ANAS, “Presentation of a bridge rehabilitation
    project in Italy”.
  • Bernard Jacob, University of Gustave Eiffel, the safety of rolling loads on bridges

1.00 – 2.30pm – Lunch Break

2.30 – 4.30pm – The goal of carbon neutrality

  • Jean Pascal van Ypersele, Professor at the Université Catholique de Louvain and IPCC member, “Contexte”.
  • Tim-Oliver Müller, Managing Director of the German Building Industry Association (Hauptverband der BAUINDUSTRIE), “CO2 pricing in the markets”.
  • Piero Petrucco, Director General of ICOP, “ANCE’s progress to decarbonisation”.

40:15 – 5.00pm – Debate & Conclusion

  • Rafal Stanecki, European Commission, DG Move
  • Christian Tridon, Structural Maintenance Working Group, FIEC

5.00pm  – End of the day


The Hotel Le Plaza, (Brussels)

Adolphe Maxlaan 118/126,

1000 – Brussel, Belgium