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Jiangyin Yangtze River Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1995
End of works: 1999
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Suspension bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Material: Steel bridge
Prestressed concrete bridge

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Jiangyin, Jiangsu, China
Crosses:
  • Yangtze River

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 1 385 m
total length ca. 3 km
clearance 50 m
pylon pylon height 190 m

Quantities

structural steel 35 300 t

Materials

superstructure steel
cables steel
pylons reinforced concrete
deck of approaches prestressed concrete

Chronology

1995

Construction of substructures begins

Fall 1997

Construction of superstructure begins

September 1999

Opened to traffic

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20001751
  • Date created
    18/08/2001
  • Last Update
    29/07/2014