The Normandie Bridge

by Michel Virlogeux, Ecole Nationale des Ponts et, Chaussees, Paris, France,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Structures Congress XII


The Normandie Bridge will have one of the longest cable-stayed spans in the world, i.e. 856 m long. This paper briefly describes the design of the bridge, with the concrete access spans and the steel orthrotropic main one, and with the composite structure of the pylon.

Subject Headings: Bridge decks | Steel bridges | Cantilever bridges | Cable stayed bridges | Bridge design | Steel structures | Concrete bridges | Bridges

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