|Function / usage:||
High-speed rail bridge
Railroad (railway) bridge
|Built:||2004 - 2008|
Geographic Information & Related Structures
Wuhan, Hubei, China, Asia
|main span||504 m|
|total length||4 657 m|
|deck truss||width||31 m|
|main bridge||length||1 092 m|
|span lengths||98 m - 196 m - 504 m - 196 m - 98 m|
|cost of construction||Renminbi Yuan 11 060 000 000|
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- Research on the major dominant bridges of the Wuhan-Guangzhou High-speed Railway, China, presented at 35th Annual Symposium of IABSE / 52nd Annual Symposium of IASS / 6th International Conference on Space Structures, London, September 2011.
- Tianxingzhou Bridge: World Record Span for Railway Cable-Stayed Bridges, presented at IABSE Symposium, Large Structures and Infrastructures for Environmentally Constrained and Urbanised Areas, Venice, 22-24 September 2010.
- Wuhan Tianxingzhou Bridge over the Yangtze River – A great salute to the first crossing of the Yangtze River in fifty years, presented at IABSE Workshop, Recent Major Bridges, Shanghai, May 2009.
- Speedy delivery, in "Bridge Design & Engineering", 1st Quarter 2008, n. 50 v. 14
- Network gains, in "Bridge Design & Engineering", 2nd Quarter 2009, n. 55 v. 15