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Design and Construction of the Mersey Gateway Bridge

 Design and Construction of the Mersey Gateway Bridge
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Medium: conference paper
Language(s): en 
Conference: IABSE Symposium: Engineering for Progress, Nature and People, Madrid, Spain, 3-5 September 2014
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Page(s): 1956-1963
Year: 2014
DOI: 10.2749/222137814814068553
Abstract:

Mersey Gateway Bridge is a 2.25km long major estuary crossing under construction in the UK. It is being built as part of a concession agreement to increase capacity across the upper Mersey Estuary. The bridge features a 1km long three tower cable stayed bridge.

Keywords:
balanced cantilever external prestressing post-tensioning cable stayed bridge cable stays marine foundations moveable scaffold system direct foundations

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