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Alamillo Bridge & Cartuja Viaduct – Seville, Spain

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Building: Alamillo Bridge & Cartuja Viaduct
Location: Over the Guadalquivir River in Seville, Spain
Completed: 1992
Architect: Santiago Calatrava
Engineer: Santiago Calatrava

AE Interests: The mast, inclined at an angle of 58 degrees, supports the 200 meter span without the use of backstays; First cable-stayed bridge supported only in a inclined mast; International landmark known for its beauty and innovation


Written by Alexander Cantu

August 31, 2011 at 1:22 pm

Posted in Built

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