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Paranaiba River Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1995
Completion: 2003
Status: in use

Project Type

Location

Location: , ,
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Crosses:
  • Paranaiba River
Coordinates: 19° 39' 35.00" S    51° 1' 14.83" W
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Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 350 m
total length 636 m
deck width 16.00 m
deck slab thickness 24 - 28 cm
girder depth 1.50 m
pylons height 95.46 m
stay cables on-center distance between stay anchors 10 m

Materials

deck prestressed concrete (B 35)
pylons reinforced concrete (B 40)
stay cables steel wire

Chronology

1978

First Preliminary Design for the Brazilian National Highway Department.

1993
- 1995

Final design for State Higway Department of Minas Gerais.

1995

Construction begins.

1996
- 2000

Construction is interrupted due to lack of funding.

2000

Construction restarts.

11 October 2003

Bridge is opened to traffic.

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20016199
  • Date created
    26/04/2005
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016