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Gerald Desmond Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 8 January 2015
Completion: June 2018
Status: under construction

Project Type

Structure: main bridge:
Cable-stayed bridge with semi-fan system
approach viaducts:
Girder bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Construction method: approach viaducts:
Formwork carriage
Material: approach viaducts:
Prestressed concrete bridge

Location

Location: , , ,
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Replaces: Gerald Desmond Bridge (1968)
Coordinates: 33° 45' 53.57" N    118° 13' 17.12" W
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Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 305 m
total length 2 682 m
number of lanes 2 × 3
vertical navigation clearance 62 m
main bridge total length 610 m
span lengths 150 m - 305 m - 150 m
pylons height 157 m

Cost

cost of construction ca. United States dollar 1 500 000 000

Materials

piers reinforced concrete
pylons reinforced concrete

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20055353
  • Date created
    16/03/2010
  • Last Update
    25/04/2017