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Kwang Ahn Great Suspension Bridge

Kwang Ahn Great Suspension Bridge, Busan

General Information

End of works: 2002
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Suspension bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Busan, South Korea

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

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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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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20003999
  • Date created
    25/06/2002
  • Last Update
    29/07/2014