cable-stayed bridge


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ca·ble-stayed bridge

 (kā′bəl-stād′)
n.
A bridge having the roadway supported by angled cables anchored directly to a tower or towers.

cable-stayed bridge

n
(Civil Engineering) a type of suspension bridge in which the supporting cables are connected directly to the bridge deck without the use of suspenders
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Sheikh Jaber Causeway, a cable-stayed bridge, is a crucial component of Kuwait's 2035 Vision, and is "one of the longest cross-sea bridges worldwide", KUNA reported this July.
The main pylon of the cable-stayed bridge is progressing very well with the final lifting of its upper cross beam last July and construction of the main span has started.
The Iranian ship sank near the Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad causeway, a cable-stayed bridge pending construction, earlier today.
7 kilometres, making it the longest three-tower cable-stayed bridge in the world.
Linking the Lothians and Fife, it is the longest three-tower, cable-stayed bridge in the world.
It is the first cable-stayed bridge in New York City, and the first major bridge constructed in the City since the Verrazano Bridge in 1964.
7 kilometers, making it the longest three-tower cable-stayed bridge in the world.
The cable-stayed bridge was commissioned by Kuwait's Ministry of Public Works, following instructions from Kuwait's emir, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.
Our sports hall was transformed into construction site for the epic exercise to construct, cross and then dismantle a large-scale model of a cable-stayed bridge.
The three span cable-stayed bridge will rise to 105m (344ft) high crossing the between the A1231 Wessington Way where Timber Beach Road joins Hylton Park Road near Sainsbury's in Castletown and the B1405 European Way and Pallion New Road junction in Pallion on the south bank.
When the main span opened in 2012, it was the first "extradosed" cable-stayed bridge built in the United States.
The longest multispan cable-stayed bridge in the world is Jiashao Bridge in China, which is a six-tower cable-stayed bridge with the total length of 2680 m.