Friday, 6 July 2012





Russia unveils world's longest cable bridge



Russia unveiled the world's longest cable-stayed bridge on July 2 as it put the finishing touches on a troubled multi-billion investment aimed at revitalizing the country's distant Far East.Here’s a look at some record-breaking bridges from around the world.




1.     General view taken on June 26, 2012 shows the world's longest cable-stayed Russky Island bridge in Vladivostok. French company Freyssinet, a subsidiary of VINCI, world leader in prestressing and cable stays designed, supplied and installed 168 stay cables for the 1872m lenght Russky Island bridge. AFP PHOTO MARTIN BUREAU




Russia unveils world's longest cable bridge


Russia unveiled the world's longest cable-stayed bridge on July 2 as it put the finishing touches on a troubled multi-billion investment aimed at revitalizing the country's distant Far East.Here’s a look at some record-breaking bridges from around the world.

 

1.     General view taken on June 26, 2012 shows the world's longest cable-stayed Russky Island bridge in Vladivostok. French company Freyssinet, a subsidiary of VINCI, world leader in prestressing and cable stays designed, supplied and installed 168 stay cables for the 1872m lenght Russky Island bridge. AFP PHOTO MARTIN BUREAU