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Neuwied Bridge

Neuwied Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Cable-stayed bridge
cable geometry:
Cable-stayed bridge with fan system
Function / usage: Road bridge
Construction method: Lateral / transverse launching
Built: 1974 - 1978
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Weißenthurm, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, Europe
Neuwied, Neuwied (Kreis), Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, Europe
Crosses
Replaces Neuwied Bridge (1951)
Coordinates: 50° 25' 17.03" N    7° 27' 28.64" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

total length 485.6 m
number of cables 44
span lengths of main bridge 235.20 m - 38.40 m - 212.00 m
deck deck depth 2.42 - 2.80 m
deck width 35.50 m
pylon pylon height 91.77 m
pylon height (above deck) 88 m

Quantities

deck structural steel 7 380 t
pylon structural steel 1 370 t
stay cables steel for cable-stays 560 t

Cost

cost of construction German Mark 130 000 000

Materials

cables steel
pylon steel
deck steel

Participants

Design
Initial construction (1974-1978)
Steel construction
Concrete construction
(role unknown)
Cable inspection (2011)
Inspection services

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0001097
Created: 07/10/2000
Last Updated: 29/07/2014