• The Sheikh Zayed Bridge in Abu Dhabi

    Location: Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
    Description: A twin deck bridge comprising prestressed concrete box girders supported by bearings on concrete piers and by hangers on a pair of 3D steel arches. The steel arches are connected to the concrete piers to transfer their loads to the foundation.
    Total length: 842 m (2762 ft.)
    Main span: 140 m (459 ft.)
    Owner: Works Department, Emirate of Abu Dhabi
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    • Wed, Nov 24 2010