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Severin Bridge

Severin Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Cable-stayed bridge with fan system
Function / usage: Tramway, light or metro rail bridge
Road bridge
Other name(s): Severinsbrücke
Built: 1956 - 1959
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, Europe
Crosses
  • Rhine River
Coordinates: 50° 55' 51.00" N    6° 58' 5.00" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 302 m
span lengths 49.21 m - 89.03 m - 47.81m - 302.00 m - 150.68 m - 52.13 m
deck deck depth 4.00 m
deck width 29.5 m
pylon pylon height 77.20 m

Materials

cables steel
pylon steel
deck steel

Participants

Initial construction (1956-1959)
Owner
Client
approaches
Concrete construction
Railing
Roadway cover
main bridge
Design
Traffic engineering
Structural engineering
Checking engineering
Steel construction
Concrete construction
Stonework
Special foundations
Cable steel supplier
Railing
Roadway cover
Rehabilitation (2012-2013)
Consulting engineers
Scaffolding

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0000066
Created: 28/10/1998
Last Updated: 28/07/2014