Volgograd, Volgograd Oblast, Southern Federal District, Russia
|Coordinates:||48° 43' 18" N 44° 33' 0" E|
|main span||160 m|
|total length||ca. 7 100 m|
|cost of construction||ca. Ruble 2 000 000 000|
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|20 May 2010||
The bridge is closed because of oscillations caused by wind. The resonance reaches vertical amplitutes of up to 1 meter.
|25 May 2010||
After an inspection finds no structural damage, the bridge is re-opened to traffic.
- Maurer Söhne GmbH & Co. KG (dampers)
Relevant Web Sites
- Blowing in the wind. In: Bridge Update, n. 92 (June 2010), pp. 4.
- Volgograd-Bridge: Efficiency of passive and adaptive Tuned Mass Dampers. Presented at: IABSE Conference: Structural Engineering: Providing Solutions to Global Challenges, Geneva, Switzerland, September 2015, pp. 1428-1435. (2015):
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