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Delaware Memorial Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1949
Completion: 1951
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Suspension bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: , , ,
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Crosses:
  • Delaware River
Carries:
  • Interstate I-295
Next to: Delaware Memorial Bridge (1968)
Coordinates: 39° 41' 18.02" N    75° 31' 6.43" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 655.75 m
total length 4 023.4 m
span lengths of main bridge 228.6 m - 655.75 m - 228.6 m
number of lanes 4
main bridge
length 1 112.5 m

Cost

cost of construction United States dollar 44 000 000

Materials

cables steel
deck steel
pylons steel

Participants

Design
Architecture
Design consultants
Engineering
Consulting engineers
Contractor
Cables

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20000511
  • Date created
    16/11/1999
  • Last Update
    15/01/2017