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Suez Canal Bridge

Suez Canal Bridge

General Information

Structural Type: Cable-stayed bridge with semi-fan system
Function / usage: Road bridge
Built: 1992 - 1999
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: El Qantara, Egypt, Africa
  • Suez Canal
Coordinates: 30° 49' 41.00" N    32° 19' 3.00" E

Technical Information


total length 3.9 km
deck width 10 m
deck depth 2.34 m
main bridge main span 404 m
length of side spans 163 m
clearance 70 m
pylons height 154 m
main bridge
length 730 m


deck steel
piers reinforced concrete
pylons reinforced concrete

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0001313
Created: 11/02/2001
Last Updated: 29/07/2014