Mengzhai Bridge

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Mengzhai Bridge
孟寨大桥
Qinglong, Guizhou, China
(377) feet high / (115) meters high
771 foot span / 235 meter span
2009

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Notable for 3 monster sized main spans of 771 feet (235 mtrs), the Mengzhai Viaduct is located in the mountains of Guizhou province on the amazing G60 highway between Kunming and Guiyang. The Guizhou region has more high bridges than any other place on earth. The bridge is located about 8 kilometers east of Qinglong city and about 4 kilometers west of the Beipanjiang Hukun suspension bridge. The bridge was also referred to as the Pingzhai Bridge during construction.

Mengzhai Bridge is on a 2.8% grade. The main beam spans have a single-cell box with a top width of 12 meters and a bottom width of 6.5 meters. The depth of the beam over the piers is 13.4 meters and 4.1 meters at mid-span. The full width of the deck is 24.5 meters. The main span configuration is 130 +3x235 +130 meters plus approach spans of 40 meters.



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以其显著的3个235米的巨型主跨,平寨高架桥位于贵州省的山区之中,地球上再没有任何其他地方再有如此多的桥梁的贵州山区。


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