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Tjörn Bridge

General Information

Other name(s): Askeröfjord Bridge
Completion: 1982
Duration of works: 17 months
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Cable-stayed bridge with semi-fan system
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: , ,
Replaces: Almö Bridge (1960)
Coordinates: 58° 3' 34.04" N    11° 46' 50.95" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

main span 386 m
total length 667 m
deck deck depth 3.00 m
deck width 15 m
pylon pylon height 106.00 m

Materials

deck of main span steel
pylons reinforced concrete
deck of approaches concrete

Participants

Initial construction
Owner
Cable-stay replacement (2014)
Owner
Structural engineering
Stay cables
Inspection services
Pylon inspection (1999)
Owner
Inspection services

Relevant Web Sites

There currently are no relevant websites listed.

Relevant Publications

  • Laigaard, Jakob & Darholm, Thomas Replacement of Corroded Cable Stays on Tjörn Bridge presented at Challenges in Design and Construction of an Innovative and Sustainable Built Environment, 19th IABSE Congress Stockholm, 21-23 September 2016.
  • Roik, Karlheinz & Albrecht, Gert & Weyer, Ulrich Schrägseilbrücken, Wilhelm Ernst & Sohn Verlag für Architektur und technische Wissenschaften GmbH, Berlin (Germany), ISBN 3433009244, 1986; pp. 37
  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20004879
  • Date created
    08/09/2002
  • Last Update
    06/11/2016