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Goethals Bridge

Goethals Bridge, New York / New JerseyHAER, NY,43-___,2-3

General Information

Structural Type: Cantilever truss bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Completed in: 1928
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Elizabeth, Union County, New Jersey, USA, North America
Staten Island, New York, New York, USA, North America
Crosses
  • Arthur Kill
Coordinates: 40° 38' 9.00" N    74° 11' 49.00" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 204.8 m
total length 2 164.1 m
clearance 41.1 m
number of lanes 4
main bridge
length 351.1 m

Cost

cost of construction United States dollar 7 200 000

Materials

truss steel

Participants

Owner
Bridge engineering
Design
Design consultants
Consulting engineers

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0001772
Created: 18/08/2001
Last Updated: 29/07/2014