End of year 2004 a design competition was held for the new bridge over Sava River in Belgrade, which was won by Ponting proposal of composite cable-stayed bridge. The bridge is 9.20 m long with two main spans of 240 m and 380 m and one 200 m high pylon. Due to tender requirements the bridge is 45 m wide, carrying two light railway tracks, two 3-lane highway connections and pedestrian and cyclists walkways on both sides.
Due to design competition win, the Investor trusted Ponting to produce an outline scheme project which served as a tender project for choice of Contractor for the detailed design and bridge construction. For the detailed design phase Ponting took over the independent project check of the detailed design, the bridge is to be built till the end of the year 2011.