Cut & cover Medvedjek 1

The cut and cover structure on the Medvedjek slope is intended for the crossing of two roads (with cross-roads) over the motorway. The length of the shallow arch shaped single span is 37m, the structure portals are inclined so the total width of the structure is 86 m at the apex of the arch and 100 m at the foundations. The structure consists of nine longitudinal segments. The height of embankment ranges between 1.0m and 3.0m above the apex of the arch.

The presented type of green bridge structure is economical, aesthetically pleasing and presents a traffic-convenient solution.


  • MW Section: Bič-Korenitka
  • Structure: Cut & cover Medvedjek 1

  • Span length: 37m
  • Width: 100m
  • Total area: 3,600m²

  • Build: 2005
  • Design: Main & Executive
  • Designer: PROMICO Ltd.
  • Contractor: SCT Plc
  • Investor: R. Slovenia, DARS Plc