We know that earth is not smooth. Sometimes due to many Cliffs, its hard to move from one place to another. Therefore, bridges are built to remove these difficulties. It is an excellent way to connect two cities. Here we are describing the strongest and tallest bridges in the world 2016.
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10- Jiujiang Yangtze River Expressway Bridge
9- Zhongzhou Yangtze River Bridge
8- Great Belt East Bridge, Denmark
7- Sutong Bridge, China
In 2008-2012 Sutong bridge considers the world’s longest span bridge. The two towers of this bridge are 1004 feet high. It is a 306-meter long bridge. It was opened in 2008. 1.7 Billion dollars were spent on its construction. It crosses the Yangtze River in China.
6- YI SUN-SIN Bridge, South Korea
This Bridge located in South Coast in Korea. It is a sixth-largest bridge in the world. Its length is 2260 meters and 270 meters tall. Its opening date is may 2012. It is also fourth longest in the world.
5- Stonecutter Bridge, Hong Kong
Stonecutter is one of the strongest bridge that crosses Rambler Channel. It is 298m tall and 1596 meter long. It was opened in 2009 to the public. During construction, the total cost of this bridge was $356.
4- Jingyue Bridge, China
3- Akashi Kaikyo, Japan
Akashi Kaikyo bridge consists of three spans. The first span is 6532 feet long, and other two are 960 m. It is also known as pearl bridge. It completed in 10 years. Its opening date is 5th April 1998. It is maintained by Honshu-Shikoku Bridge project.
2- Russky Bridge, Russia
The Russky bridge is 10200 feet long. It opened in July 2012. It is a long cable-stayed bridge and 70 m above from water level. The Russky is constructed by Asia Pacific Economic Community Summit. The invested amount for this bridge is around 1.1 billion USD. This bridge crosses the Eastern Bosphorus Strait. It is also strongest bridge.
1- Millau Viaduct, France
Millau Viaduct is the world’s tallest bridge. It is also strongest bridge in the world. Its total length is 2460 meters and 343 meters high. Millau Viaduct opened in 2004. It crosses the river Tarn. It was designed by famous French designer Michel Virlogeux and British Norman Foster. The budget of this bridge was 394,000,000 $. Millau Viaduct is the cable-stayed type bridge. It has seven pillars. The central pillar is higher than the Effile Tower.