Wadi Leban Bridge

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Wadi Leban Bridge
Wadi Leban Bridge in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Wadi Leban Bridge in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Coordinates 24°36′57″N 46°34′58″E / 24.61583°N 46.58278°E / 24.61583; 46.58278Coordinates: 24°36′57″N 46°34′58″E / 24.61583°N 46.58278°E / 24.61583; 46.58278
Carries 6 lanes of highway traffic[1] (east and west 500?)
Locale Riyadh, Saudi Arabia[2]
Characteristics
Design Cable-stayed bridge[2]
Total length 763 m (2,503 ft)[2]
Width 35.8 m (117 ft)[2]
Height 167.5 m (550 ft)
175.5 m (576 ft) (pylon)[2]
Longest span 405 m (1,329 ft)[2]
History
Designer Seshadri Srinivasan[2]
Construction begin 1993[2]
Construction end 1997[2]
Wadi Leban Bridge is located in Saudi Arabia
Wadi Leban Bridge

The Wadi Leban Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, designed by Seshadri Srinivasan. It was built between 1993 and 1997.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cortright, Robert S. (2003). Neff, Jeanne Cortright, ed. Bridging the World. Wilsonville, Oregon: Bridge Ink. p. 149. ISBN 0-9641963-3-6. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Wadi Leban Bridge at Structurae