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Lupu Bridge

Lupu Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Half-through arch bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Construction method: Cantilever construction using temporary cable-stays
Built: 2000 - 2003
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Shanghai, China, Asia
Crosses
  • Huangpu River
Coordinates: 31° 11' 28.00" N    121° 28' 35.00" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 28.7 m
height 100 m
total length 3 900 m
arch span 550 m

Cost

cost of construction Renminbi Yuan 2 500 000 000

Materials

arch steel

Chronology

7 October 2002

The arch is joined.

28 June 2003

Opened to traffic.

2008

Outstanding Structure Award 2008 (IABSE)

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0009662
Created: 24/07/2003
Last Updated: 29/10/2014