My Thuan Bridge (suspension)
Built: 1997 - 2000
Location: across Tien River @ My Thuan, Vietnam
Structural Type: Cable-stayed bridge H-pylon
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Firms, offices, etc. involved with this structure
Structural engineering: DRC Consultants & T. Y. Lin International
Consulting: Maunsell Group
Consulting engineers: Aas-Jakobsen
Construction: Baulderstone Hornibrook & Johnson & Mape Construction Co.
Stay cables Freyssinet International
Engineering surveys Geomatic Consulting International
Load testing Loadtest
Dimensions: main span: 350 m, length of side spans: 155 m, total length: 1,535 m, suspended length: 660 m,
clearance: 37.5 m
pylon: pylon height: 116 m, deck width: 23.66 m
The following external links open in a new window. Structurae is not responsible for their content nor endorses it. Aas-Jakobsen: My Thuan Bridge , Bridge Postcard Collector's: My Thuan Bridge , Travel to Vietnam: My Thuan Bridge
Freyssinet cable-stayed structures, Freyssinet International, Vélizy-Villacoublay (France) , 2004; pp. 42.
Premier pont à haubans au Vietnam, in "Freyssinet Magazine", July 1999, n. 205 .
Komiya, Masahisa Developments and trends of PC in Vietnam, in "Journal of Prestressed Concrete, Japan", January - February 2004, n. 1 v. 46 .
Raymond, Roger Premier pont à haubans au Vietnam, presented at La technique française du béton. The first fib Congress. Osaka, Japan - AFGC - 2002.