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La Vicaria Arch Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 2005
Completion: August 2007
Status: in use

Project Type

Location

Location: , , ,
Location description:

Across the La Fuensanta Reservoir (Segura River)

Coordinates: 38° 21' 16.64" N    2° 15' 47.04" W
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Technical Information

Dimensions

total length 260 m
span lengths 20 m - 25 m - 170 m - 25 m - 20
arch width 1.2 m
rise 48 m
arch span 168 m
deck width 11 m

Materials

piers reinforced concrete
girder steel
arches concrete-filled steel tubes
suspenders steel
deck slab reinforced concrete

Chronology

August 2005

Beginning of construction.

October 2006

Assembly of the tied arch on site.

April 2007

Erection of cantilever deck and arches.

May 2007

Lifting of the tied arch into final position.

July 2007

Concreting of arches and deck.

September 2007

Load test.

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Relevant Publications

  • Herrero Beneitez, José Emilio / Martín-Tereso López, Luis / Pérez-Fadón, Santiago (2010): Puente arco de la Vicaría. In: Hormigón y acero, v. 61, n. 255 (1st Quarter 2010), pp. 7-41.
  • Herrero Beneitez, José Emilio / Martín-Tereso López, Luis / Perez-Fadón Martinez, Santiago: Puente arco mixto de la Vicaria sobre el embalse de la Fuensanta. Presented at: IV Congreso de la Asociación Científico-Tecnica del Hormigón Estructural - Congreso Internacional de Estructuras, Valencia, 24-27.11.2008.
  • Fuertes Kronberg, Carlos / Peña Pascual, José Manuel: Últimas realizaciones en puentes atirantados. Presented at: IV Congreso de la Asociación Científico-Tecnica del Hormigón Estructural - Congreso Internacional de Estructuras, Valencia, 24-27.11.2008.
  • Herrero, José Emilio / Martín-Tereso, Luis / Pérez-Fadón, Santiago (2007): Making the connection. In: Bridge Design & Engineering, n. 48 (3rd Quarter 2007), pp. 50.
  • Herrero, José Emilio / Martin-Tereso, L. / Perez-Fadón Martinez, Santiago / Sanchez, M. (2007): La Vicaria Arch over La Fuentesanta Reservoir. Presented at: Improving Infrastructure Worldwide, IABSE Symposium, Weimar, 19-21.09.2007, pp. 50-51.
  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20032615
  • Date created
    26/10/2007
  • Last Update
    09/04/2016