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Torrejón de Velasco Flyover Viaduct

General Information

Beginning of works: May 2010
Completion: December 2011
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: main bridge:
Cable-stayed bridge with fan system
approach viaducts:
Single-cell box girder bridge
Function / usage: Railroad (railway) bridge

Location

Location: , ,
Coordinates: 40° 10' 13.72" N    3° 44' 1.70" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

total length 1 079 m
span lengths 32 m - 8 x 40 m - 95 m - 15 x 40 m -32 m
deck width 8.5 m
horizontal radius of curvature 1 400 m
bridge surface 9 172 m²
height above valley floor or water 9 - 15 m
girder depth 2.7 m
longitudinal slope max. 2.5 %
crossing angle 19 gon
pylons height 36 m

Quantities

substructure structural steel 601 t
concrete volume 11 986 m³
reinforcing steel 1051 t
reinforcing steel ratio 88 kg/m³
superstructure structural steel 444 t
concrete volume 6 137 m³
prestressing steel 132 t
reinforcing steel 1 238 t
reinforcing steel ratio 202 kg/m³

Design Loads

design speed 160 km/h
live load UIC 71 / IAPF 07

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Relevant Publications

  • Janberg, Nicolas / Krontal, Ludolf: Eisenbahnbrücken. Wilhelm Ernst & Sohn Verlag für Architektur & technische Wissenschaften GmbH & Co. KG, Berlin (Germany), ISBN 978-3-433-03097-4.
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  • Structure-ID
    20065886
  • Date created
    17/01/2014
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016