30 Dec '16, 3pm

World's highest bridge is now open for vehicular traffic

World's highest bridge is now open for vehicular traffic

Wind affected construction, so builders had to be especially precise, assembling bridge sections on site. CCCC Highway Consultants deputy chief engineer Liu Bo said one of their main challenges was discerning where to place bridge piers, as the gorge beneath the bridge is around 1,640 feet deep. They were eventually able to work around these issues to build the bridge, which has overtaken the 1,627-foot-high Sidu River Bridge as the world’s highest. Guizhou province also boasts seven of China’s 10 highest bridges.

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