Dashengguan Yangtze River Bridge

The Dashengguan Yangtze River Bridge 大勝關長江大橋 crosses the Yangtze River in Nanjing, Jiangsu, China. The bridge forms part of the Beijing–Shanghai High-Speed Railway.[2] Construction of the bridge started in 2006 and it was completed in 2010. The bridge has two main spans of 336 m (1,102 ft) it is one of the largest arch bridges in the world.[3]

Dashengguan Bridge
Beijing-Shanghai express railway2
Coordinates 31°57′35″N 118°37′51″E / 31.959833°N 118.630972°ECoordinates: 31°57′35″N 118°37′51″E / 31.959833°N 118.630972°E
Carries China Railway High-speed Beijing–Shanghai High-Speed Railway
China Railway High-speed Shanghai–Wuhan–Chengdu High-Speed Railway
Nanjing Metro logo.svg Nanjing Metro Line S3
Crosses Yangtze River
Locale Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
Design Arch Bridge
Total length 1,615 m (5,299 ft)
Longest span 336 m (1,102 ft) (x2)
Construction start 2006
Construction cost $537 million USD[1]
Opened 2011
Dashengguan Bridge is located in China
Dashengguan Bridge
Dashengguan Bridge
Location in China

See also


  1. ^ http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/nanjing-dashengguan-yangtze-river-bridge/
  2. ^ "Dashengguan Bridge - the Longest Span Arch Bridge for High-Speed Railway" (PDF). Bscw-appl.ethz.ch. Retrieved 2013-09-08.
  3. ^ Dashengguan Bridge at Structurae

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