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Yangsigang Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 2013
Completion: September 2019
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Suspension bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: , ,
Crosses:
  • Yangtze River
Coordinates: 30° 30' 32.38" N    114° 15' 29.05" E
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Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 1 700 m
total length 4 317.8 m
total length 4 317.8 m
lower deck number of lanes 2 x 2
pylon 1 height 254.9 m
pylon 2 height 231.9 m
upper deck number of lanes 2 x 3

Materials

cables steel wire
pylons reinforced concrete
deck truss steel

Excerpt from Wikipedia

The Yangsigang Yangtze River Bridge is a suspension bridge in Wuhan, Hubei, China. It opened to traffic on October 8, 2019 and is the second longest suspension bridge span in the world. The bridge spans 1,700 metres (5,577 feet) across the Yangtze River. The bridge is the longest double-deck bridge span in the world and carries motorized vehicles, non-motorized vehicles, and pedestrians on its two decks. The bridge cost CNY ¥8.5 billion (US$1.27 billion) to build.

The bridge connects the Hanyang and Wuchang. The upper deck has six lanes for vehicles which connect to the urban expressway system and 2 m (6.6 ft) wide pedestrian walkways on each side of the bridge. The lower deck includes four more motor vehicle lanes that connect to the city streets, two 2.5 m (8.2 ft) lanes for non-motorized vehicles, and two more pedestrian walkways. The overall length of the bridge is 4.134 kilometres (2.57 miles).[note 2]

Text imported from Wikipedia article "Yangsigang Yangtze River Bridge" and modified on 09 June 2020 according to the CC-BY-SA 3.0 license.

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20072520
  • Published on:
    27/01/2017
  • Last updated on:
    08/06/2020