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General U.S. Grant Bridge

General U.S. Grant Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Cable-stayed bridge
cable geometry:
Cable-stayed bridge with fan system
Function / usage: Road bridge
Built: 2001 - 2006
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, USA, North America
South Shore, Greenup County, Kentucky, USA, North America
Crosses
  • Ohio River
Replaces General U.S. Grant Bridge (1927)
Coordinates: 38° 43' 39.00" N    82° 59' 51.00" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 266.7 m
total length 657 m
clearance 17 m
deck deck width 20 m
main bridge length 513.6 m
span lengths 140.2 m - 266.7 m - 106.7 m
pylon pylon height 89 m

Cost

cost of construction United States dollar 28 434 495

Materials

deck steel
pylons reinforced concrete

Chronology

15 October 2006

Opened to traffic.

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0004784
Created: 01/09/2002
Last Updated: 29/07/2014