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Stonecutters Bridge

Pont de Stonecutters, Stonecutters Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Cable-stayed bridge with semi-fan system
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Built: 2004 - 2009
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Kowloon City, Hong Kong, China, Asia
Tsing Yi, Kwai Tsing, Hong Kong, China, Asia
Part of:
Coordinates: 22° 19' 33.00" N    114° 7' 6.00" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 1 018 m
length of side spans 2 x 289 m
deck deck width 51 m
pylon pylon height 293 m
dimensions of pylon foot 24 m x 18 m

Materials

deck of main span steel
deck of side spans concrete
pylon (below deck level) concrete
pylon (above deck level) concrete with stainless steel skin

Chronology

January 2000

An International Design Competition is launched.

September 2000

The winning scheme is announced.

March 2001

The design consultancy is awarded.

July 2003

Tender Period.

April 2004

Construction contract is awarded.

December 2009

The bridge is opened to traffic.

Notes

The concept for the Stonecutters Bridge was selected through an international design competition which took place in year 2000.

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0000930
Created: 08/09/2000
Last Updated: 31/07/2014