Showing posts with label Top 10 Longest Bridges in the World. Show all posts
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Saturday, January 21, 2012

Top 10 Longest Bridges in the World

Seven Mile Bridge


Seven Mile Bridge, Florida Keys runs between Gulf of Mexico and the Florida Strait, connecting Key Vaca

San Mateo-Hayward Bridge


Crosses California’s San Francisco Bay in the United States, linking the San Francisco Peninsula with the East Bay.

Confederation Bridge


Spanning the Abegweit Passage of Northumberland Strait, linking Prince Edward Island with mainland New Brunswick, Canada.

Rio-Niteroi Bridge


Connects the cities of Rio de Janeiro and Niteroi in Brazil.

Penang Bridge


Connects Gelugor on the island of Penang and Seberang Prai on the mainland of Malaysia on the Malay Peninsula.

Vasco da Gama Bridge


Total length of 17.2 km (10.7 mi), including 0.829 km (0.5 mi) for the main bridge, 11.5 km (7.1 mi) in viaducts, and 4.8 km (3.0 mi) in dedicated access roads.

Chesapeake Bay Bridge


At 4.3 miles (7 km) in length, the original span was the world’s longest continuous over-water steel structure.

King Fahd Causeway


Connecting Khobar, Saudi Arabia, and the island nation of Bahrain.

Donghai Bridge


Total length of 32.5 kilometres (20.2 miles)

Lake Pontchartrain Causeway


23.87 miles (38.42 km) long.