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Fort Pitt Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1956
Completion: 1959
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Tied-arch bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: , , ,
Crosses:
  • Monongahela River
Carries:
  • Interstate I-279
Coordinates: 40° 26' 20.00" N    80° 0' 41.00" W
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Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 228.6 m
total length 367.9 m

Materials

arch steel
deck truss steel

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Relevant Publications

  • Cravotta, John E. / Morgan, Ronald / Ream, Anthony P. (2004): Repairing Pittsburgh's Portal. In: Civil Engineering Magazine, v. 74, n. 4 (April 2004).
  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20006101
  • Date created
    11/10/2002
  • Last Update
    27/01/2018