World’s First Double-Deck Six-Lane Steel Truss Rail Cable Bridge Stands Completed in Chongqing

World’s First Double-Deck Six-Lane Steel Truss Rail Cable Bridge Stands Completed in Chongqing

Xin Hua

Date: Fri, 01/12/2018 - 13:05 / Keywords: Chongqing, Bridge
  • After a five-year slog, the world’s first double-deck six-lane steel truss railway cable-stayed bridge recently finished construction.HIDE
  • This bridge, which lies in Jiangjin district in Southwest China’s Chongqing city, is named New Baishatuo Yangtze River Bridge. It is 5.32 kilometers long in total, with a main span of 920 meters.HIDE
  • The upper deck of this bridge is a four-lane viaduct for passenger trains, with its designated speed 200 kilometers per hour, while the lower deck is a two-lane road for freight trains, with a designated speed of 120 kph.HIDE
  • This bridge is a major route across the Yangtze River on the Chongqing-Guizhou Railway.HIDE

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Keywords: Chongqing, Bridge