Burlington Cable-Stayed Bridgeby Gerhard Joehnk, Sverdrup & Parcel, St. Louis, MO, USA,
Document Type: Proceeding Paper
Part of: Cable Stayed Bridges
Abstract: The Burlington cable-stayed bridge will carry US34 over the Mississippi River from Burlington, Iowa to Gulfport, Illinois. There will be two 12-ft lanes in each direction plus an acceleration lane coming from Burlington to Illinois. The bridge will replace the existing 2-lane MacArthur Bridge. Due to connection with downtown Burlington, the main span of the bridge has a horizontal curve and a superelevation starting over approximately one-third of the main span.
Subject Headings: Cable stayed bridges | Cables | Bridge design | Bridge towers | Bridge decks | Infrastructure construction | Girder bridges | Span bridges | North America | Illinois | United States | Mississippi River | Iowa
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