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Gateshead Millennium Bridge

Gateshead Millennium Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Arch bridge
Tilt bridge
Function / usage: Bicycle and pedestrian bridge
Other name(s): Baltic Millennium Bridge
Built: 1998 - 2001
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, North East England, England, United Kingdom, Europe
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, North East England, England, United Kingdom, Europe
Crosses
  • Tyne River

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 105 m
width 8 m
total length 126 m

Quantities

structural steel 800 t

Cost

cost of construction Pound sterling 22 000 000

Materials

cables steel
arch steel

Participants

Owner
Architecture
Structural engineering
Contractor
Steel construction
Cable steel supplier
Mechanical & electrical engineering
Software
(role unknown)

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20001254
  • Date created
    01/02/2001
  • Last Update
    29/07/2014