In the competition to crown the largest bridges in the world, the length of the main span is the determining factor. However, this may not necessarily reflect the complexity, cost, size and magnitude of the rest of the structure. These days, China and Dubai seem to be building the largest structures ...
China revealed its newest and longest glass bottom bridge over the weekend. On December 23, more than 3,000 people showed up to walk across the new world's longest glass bridge in Shijiazhuang in Northern China.
According to Xinhua, the bridge has the world's longest cross-sea span. It will cut the length of the drive from Shanghai to Ningbo from 400 km to 80km.
Jan 04, 2018 · China has a thing for glass bridges. A record-breaking bridge in Hebei Province's Hongyagu Scenic Area also has a terrifying sway.
This is a list of the world's longest bridges more than three kilometres long sorted by their full length above land or water. "Span" refers to the longest spans without any ground support.
Feb 21, 2018 · Chinese tourists celebrate the new lunar year by walking across the world's longest glass bridge.
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China plans the world's longest undersea tunnel China is planning another engineering marvel: a tunnel more than twice the length of the Channel Tunnel underneath Bohai Bay
It's a man-made wonder, the world's highest (and maybe even scariest) tunnel-to-tunnel bridge -- and yet it ranks only 15th among the world's longest suspension bridges.
Longest cable-stayed bridge decks. The definition of cable-stayed bridge deck length that here has been selected is: A continuous part of the bridge deck that is supported only by stay-cables and pylons, or are free spans.
The 26.4 mile-long Qingdao Haiwan Bridge - the world's longest bridge over sea water - opens to traffic in China.
China has opened the world's longest cross-sea bridge - which stretches five miles further than the distance between Dover and Calais. The Jiaozhou Bay bridge is 26.4 miles long and links China's eastern port city of Qingdao to the offshore island Huangdao. The road bridge, which is 110ft wide and ...
The Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Glass Bridge in China's Hunan Province is 980 feet tall and more than 1400 feet long.
If the height and swinging cables don't get to you, the transparent bottom almost certainly will. At 984 feet long, the Haohan Bridge — better known as the "Brave Men's Bridge" — is the longest glass-bottom bridge in the world. But don't fear the worst: The glass is 25 times stronger and 12 ...
Length: 23.87 miles Due to recent feats of Chinese engineering, the four-lane, 5,189-pile concrete trestle bridge north of New Orleans got demoted by Guinness World Records for world's longest bridge over water.
Apr 27, 2013 · Bridges have captivated travelers for millennia, bringing people to places previously inaccessible. Today, the world's biggest bridges largely cater to cars, and we've rounded up ten memorable crossings. Vasco da Gama Bridge - 56,381 feet Lisbon's Vasco da Gama Bridge is the longest in Europe ...
Construction on the world's longest sea bridge in China is almost complete. After seven years, the 34-mile-long bridge is set to open to the public at the end of the year.