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Taizhou Yangtze River Bridge

Taizhou Bridge
泰州长江大桥
Locale Taizhou, Jiangsu
Design Suspension Bridge
Total length 2,940 m (9,650 ft)
Width 34.8 m (114 ft)[1]
Height 192 m (630 ft)
Longest span 1,080 m (3,540 ft) x2
Number of spans 2 main
Opened November 25, 2012 (2012-11-25) [2]
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Taizhou Bridge is located in China
Taizhou Bridge
Taizhou Bridge

The Taizhou Bridge is a bridge over the Yangtze River in Taizhou, Jiangsu, China.[3] It is the longest double span suspension bridge in the world with two main spans of 1080m.[4]

It won the 2013 Institution of Structural Engineers Supreme Award for structural engineering.

See also

External links

  • http://en.structurae.de/structures/data/index.cfm?id=s0032656

References

  1. ^ http://koti.kontu.la/jvirola/ria-taizhou.pdf?
  2. ^ http://english.jschina.com.cn/TodayJiangsu/201211/t1096633.shtml
  3. ^ "Taizhou Yangtze River Bridge to open in E China". xinhuanet.com. 2012-11-21. Retrieved 2012-12-01. 
  4. ^ http://www.bridgeweb.com/Article/default.aspx?id=2621&typeid=3


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