Changshou Yangtze River Railway Bridge

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Changshou Yangtze River Railway Bridge
渝怀铁路长寿长江大桥
Changshou Yangtze River Railroad Bridge.JPG
Coordinates 29°46′22″N 106°59′30″E / 29.772796°N 106.991546°E / 29.772796; 106.991546Coordinates: 29°46′22″N 106°59′30″E / 29.772796°N 106.991546°E / 29.772796; 106.991546
Carries Yuhuai Railway
Crosses Yangtze River
Locale Changshou, Chongqing, China
Characteristics
Design truss bridge
Material steel
Total length 898.36 metres (2,947.4 ft)[1]
Longest span 192 metres (630 ft)[1]
Vertical clearance 18 metres (59 ft)[1]
History
Construction begin 2001
Construction end 2005
Changshou Yangtze River Railway Bridge is located in Chongqing
Changshou Yangtze River Railway Bridge
Changshou Yangtze River Railway Bridge
Location in Chongqing

The Changshou Yangtze River Railway Bridge is a railway truss bridge over the Yangtze River in Changshou District, Chongqing, China.[2] The bridge was completed in 2005 and carries two track of the Chongqing–Huaihua Railway.[1] The bridge is 898.36 metres (2,947.4 ft) long and has a span composition of 2x24+3X32+144+2x192+144+2x32 m.[1] The bridge won the 2008 Lu Ban award for excellence in engineering.[1]


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