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Kwang Ahn Great Suspension Bridge

Kwang Ahn Great Suspension Bridge, Busan

General Information

Structural Type: Suspension bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Completed in: 2002
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Busan, South Korea, Asia

Technical Information

Dimensions

cables strands per cable 37
deck deck width 24 m
main bridge main span 500 m
span lengths of main bridge 200 m - 500 m - 200 m
main bridge
length 900 m

Cost

cost of construction United States dollar 60 000 000

Materials

pylons steel

Products, Services & Reports

DYWIDAG Bonded Post-Tensioning Systems Using Strands have been used for decades: in bridge construction, the construction of reservoirs and for man ...

Modular Expansion Joints can be constructed for any movements, from about 100 mm up to 2,000 mm and more. They allow movements in all 3 directions ...

Notes

The deck truss is of a Warren type with a weight of 23 708 tons.

Each cable consits of 37 strands or 11 544 wires of galvanized steel of 5 mm. Weight: 3 756 tons. Total tensile force for both cables of 24 500 tons.

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0003999
Created: 25/06/2002
Last Updated: 22/07/2014