Cable-stayed bridge with curved deck
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|Other name(s):||Venezia-Marghera Bridge|
|Built:||2003 - 2006|
Geographic Information & Related Structures
Marghera, Venice, Venezia, Veneto, Italy, Europe
|Coordinates:||45° 28' 23.00" N 12° 14' 14.00" E|
|main span||126.00 m|
|total length||420 m|
|span lengths||42.00 m - 105.00 m - 126.00 m - 30.00 m - 2 x 42.00 m - 36.81 m|
|structural steel||4 170 t|
|cost of construction||Euro 21 000 000|
The stay cables form a single conical plane, suspending the deck in its central axis. The deck itself is a steel-concrete composite structure consisting of an I-girder grid with bottom bracings, and is covered and protected by a stainless steel enclosure giving to the deck cross section a trapezoidal shape.
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- The Venice commercial port bridge, presented at Steelbridge 2004, Millau, 23-25 June 2004.
- Finite Element Modelling of a Curved Deck Cable Stayed Bridge in Venice from Operational Modal Analysis, presented at 17th IABSE Congress, Creating and Renewing Urban Structures – Tall Buildings, Bridges and Infrastructure, Chicago, September 17-19, 2008.
- La realizzazione del ponte strallato del Porto Commerciale di Venezia, in "Strade e Autostrade", July 2007, n. 64
- Construction of the Cable-Stayed Bridge in the Commercial Port of Venice, Italy, in "Structural Engineering International", February 2010, n. 1 v. 20