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Bosphorus Bridge

Bosphorus Bridge at Istanbul

General Information

Structural Type: Suspension bridge with diagonal hangers
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Built: 1970 - 1973
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey, Asia
Near Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge (1988)

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 1 074 m
span lengths 40 m - 3 x 45 m - 56 m - 1 074 m - 4 x 63.75 m
clearance 64 m

Materials

cables steel
pylons steel

Participants

Design
Structural engineering
Construction
Co-contractor
Monitoring (2008)
Monitoring equipment

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20001368
  • Date created
    11/03/2001
  • Last Update
    29/07/2014