10 Highest Bridges in the World – 2012

Following is a list of ten highest bridges in the world

1o. Beipanjiang River Railway Bridge

HEIGHT: 902 ft 
LENGTH: 771 ft 
COMPLETED: 2001
LOCATION: Liupanshui, Guizhou
COUNTRY: China
USE: Shuibai Railway

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9. Royal Gorge Bridge

HEIGHT: 955 ft
LENGTH: 938 ft 
COMPLETED: 1929
LOCATION: Canon City, Colorado
COUNTRY: United States
USE: Road

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8. Zhijinghe River Bridge

HEIGHT: 965 ft
LENGTH: 1,411 ft
COMPLETED: 2009
LOCATION: Dazhipingzhen, Hubei
COUNTRY: China
USE: Road

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7. Liuguanghe Bridge

HEIGHT: 975 ft
LENGTH: 787 ft 
COMPLETED: 2001
LOCATION: Liu Guangzhen, Guizhou
COUNTRY: China
USE: Road

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6. Beipanjiang River 2009 Bridge

HEIGHT: 1,043 ft
LENGTH: 2,087 ft
COMPLETED: 2009
LOCATION: Qinglong, Guizhou
COUNTRY: China
USE: Road

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5. Beipanjiang River 2003 Bridge

HEIGHT: 1,201 ft
LENGTH: 1,273 ft
COMPLETED: 2003
LOCATION: Xingbeizhen, Guizhou
COUNTRY: China
USE: Road

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4. Balinghe Bridge

HEIGHT: 1,214 ft
LENGTH: 3,570 ft
COMPLETED: 2009
LOCATION: Guanling County, Guizhou
COUNTRY: China
USE: Road

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3. Hegigio Gorge Pipeline Bridge

HEIGHT: 1,289 ft
LENGTH: 1,542 ft
COMPLETED: 2005
LOCATION: Otoma, Southern Highlands
COUNTRY: Papua New Guinea
USE: Pipeline bridge

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2. Baluarte Bridge

HEIGHT: 1,322 ft 
LENGTH: 1,710 ft
COMPLETED: 2012
LOCATION: San Ignacio, Sinaloa
COUNTRY: Mexico
USE: Road

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 1. Si Du River Bridge (World’s Highest Bridge)

HEIGHT: 1,627 ft 
LENGTH: 2,952 ft 
COMPLETED: 2009
LOCATION: Yesanguan Township, Badong County, Hubei
COUNTRY: China
USE: Road

*underconstruction bridges are not included in this list

Article publié pour la première fois le 19/02/2012

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