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Suspension Bridge

Messina Bridge

Messina BridgeMessina Bridge
Location:
Capo Peloro in Sicily and Torre Cavallo in Calabria, Italy
Owner:
Stretto di Messina S.p.A
Year of Completion:
2018 Scheduied
Total Length:
5070 m (960m+3300m+810m)
Width:
61 m
Total Steel Weight:
320,700 t

Feature:Feature: The IHI Group was awarded a contract as a consortium member for what will be the world’s longest bridge when completed.

Akashikaikyo Bridge

Akashikaikyo Bridge
Location:
Akashi-strait, Japan
Owner:
Honshu-Shikoku Bridge Authority
Year of Completion:
1998
Total Length:
3,911 m (960m + 1,991m + 960m)
Width:
30.0 m
Total Steel Weight:
209,000 t

Feature:Construction of the tower required very tight tolerance at a micron level to ensure the specified performance and service life. These tower blocks were fabricated at the KURE SINGU works, and were of the highest quality. In addition, the tower used to construct the blocks was also manufactured by IHI.

Carquinez Bridge (Alfred Zampa Memorial Bridge)

Carquinez Bridge
Location:
California, U. S. A.
Owner:
Caltrans (California Department of Transportation)
Contractor:
FCI Constructors, Inc. /Cleveland Bridge California, Inc. A Joint Venture.
Year of Completion:
2003
Total Length:
1,020 m (146m + 728m +146m)
Width:
27.2 m
Total Steel Weight:
Approx. 13,000 t

Feature:80% partial joint penetration welds at the deck / flange plates and trough rib were successfully achieved.

Irtysh River Bridge

Irtysh River Bridge
Location:
Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan
Owner:
East Kazakhstan Oblast Akim
Year of Completion:
2000
Total Length:
1,086 m (168m + 750m +168m)
Width:
35.0 m
Total Steel Weight:
Approx. 20,000 t

Feature:The IRTYSH River Bridge is the longest suspension bridge in the CIS countries. Various technical design and construction challenges were overcome to meet the unique requirements dictated by the severe climatic conditions.

Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge (2nd Bosphorus Bridge)

Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge
Location:
Bosphorus Strait, Turkey
Owner:
Ministry of Public Works and Settlement,Turkey
Year of Completion:
1988
Total Length:
1,510 m (210m + 1,090m + 210m)
Width:
39.4 m
Total Steel Weight:
Approx. 32,000 t

Feature:Spanning the Bosphorus strait, the FATIH SULTAN MEHMET Bridge is one of the key routes connecting Asia and the European continent. IHI adopted various accumulated know–how in construction methods to ensure the continuous use of the international navigation channel could be achieved during the construction period.

Matadi Bridge

Matadi Bridge
Location:
Matadi, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Owner:
OEBK, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Year of Completion:
1983
Total Length:
722 m (91m + 520m + 91m)
Width:
14.0 m
Total Steel Weight:
13,140 t

Feature:A combined railway-roadway bridge.

Hakuchobashi Bridge

Hakuchobashi Bridge
Location:
Muroran City, Hokkaido, Japan
Owner:
Hokkaido Regional Development Bureau
Year of Completion:
1996
Total Length:
1,380 m (330m+720m+330m)
Total Steel Weight:
19,766 t

Feature:

  • 1998 Japan Society of Civil Engineers Tanaka Award winning bridge.
  • 40m of Shipping Clearance.
  • Swing method was adopted in erecting stiffening girder.

Ohnaruto Bridge

Ohnaruto Bridge
Location :
Hyogo Prefecture-Tokushima Prefecture, Japan
Owner:
Honshu-Shikoku Bridge Expressway Company Limited.
Year of Completion:
1984
Total Length:
1629 m
Total Steel Weight:
54,163 t

Feature:

  • 1985 Japan Society of Civil Engineers Tanaka Award winning bridge.
  • A dynamic form truss and huge vortexes at the Naruto Strait blended in with the scenery and became valuable environmental resources.