Sidney Sherman Bridge
|Other name(s):||Loop 610 East Freeway Bridge|
Rigid frame bridge
|Function / usage:||
Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
|Coordinates:||29° 43' 29.74" N 95° 15' 59.15" W|
|total length||1 921 m|
|approach viaducts||total length||1 545 m|
|deck||roadway / carriageway width||47 m|
|main bridge||main span||131 m|
|total length||376 m|
|deck of main bridge||
|deck of approach viaducts||
The low clearance of the bridge has resulted in two incidents where ships hit the bridge. A laser height measuring and warning device was installed in 2004 to be operational by summer to avoid further problems.
Currently there is no information available about persons or companies having participated in this project.
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- Pont sur le canal Galveston-Houston (Texas - Etats-Unis) in "La Technique des Travaux", July 1973, n. 7-8 v. 49
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