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Raron Rail Bridges

General Information

Beginning of works: 2001
Completion: 2004
Status: in use

Project Type

Location

Location: , ,
Crosses:
  • Rhone River
Connects to: Lötschberg Base Tunnel (2007)
Coordinates: 46° 18' 27.10" N    7° 50' 7.43" E
Coordinates: 46° 18' 28.54" N    7° 50' 6.23" E
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Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 65 m
bridge surface 57 000 m²
deck deck depth 3.5 m
Northern bridge total length 820.0 m
span lengths 40 m - 50 m - 4 × 65 m - 3 × 53 m - 45 m
Southern bridge total length 556.4 m
span lengths 49 m - 8 × 65 m - 4 × 52 m - 40 m

Quantities

concrete volume 13 625 m³
prestressing steel 523 t
reinforcing steel 2 535 t
reinforcing steel 115 t

Design Loads

design speed 160 km/h

Cost

cost of construction Swiss Franc 31 800 000

Materials

deck prestressed concrete
piers reinforced concrete
abutments reinforced concrete

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20013356
  • Date created
    15/09/2004
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016