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World’s longest, highest glass-bottomed bridge completed in Zhangjiajie

Visitors to Zhangjiajie National Forest Park can finally walk across the longest and highest glass-bottomed bridge in the world sometime in July. The bridge was originally scheduled to be completed last October, during prime glass-bottomed bridge


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Opening ceremony of Longjiang grand bridge held in SW China

The Longjiang grand bridge on Baoshan-Tengchong highway, with a length of over 2,470 meters and a height of 280 meters, has the longest span among all the steel box girder suspension bridges in mountainous areas in


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Shanghai building crumbles to the ground

Three-story building in Shanghai crumbles to ground after unqualified workers knock down load-bearing wall on Monday, two people were hurt when a three-story mixed-use building in Shanghai’s Songjiang District came crumbling to the ground. After investigation,


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WATCH: Two bridges in Henan lifted up, turned 90 degrees, in less than 90 minutes

In yet another thrilling bridge-themed event, on Saturday, two highway bridges in Zhengzhou were lifted and turned 90 degrees, because this is China, this process only took 88 minutes. Watch the time lapse footage courtesy of


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Beijing bridge pulled down and rebuilt in less than 48 hours

The refurbishment of Beijing’s Sanyuan Bridge began at 11 pm on November 13th. According to CRI, more than 1,300 tons of new surfacing for the bridge was transported for the construction. An official said that if


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580-ton Chinese mechanical beast builds bridges in no time flat!

This is the SLJ900/32 Bridge Girder Erection Mega Machine. Created by the Beijing Wowjoint Machinery Company, it is 91.8 meters long and weighs in at a whopping 580 tons. This impressive piece of engineering takes the


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Iconic Wubaidu bridge returns to Shanghai after 4 months of repairs

The Waibaidu Bridge recently underwent 4 months of repairs before being returned to its original home on the Suzhou Creek.   Called the Garden Bridge in English, is the first all-steel bridge, and the only surviving


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Hong Kong Infrastructure outlook

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Subway construction site in Dongguan collapses into massive sinkhole

Yesterday morning an urban rail construction site in Dongguan China suddenly collapsed. According to Apple Daily, the site had partially collapsed the day before opening up a gargantuan sink hole. As workers tried to repair the


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Holland bridge lift turns to crane collapse

Several buildings were reduced to rubble in Holland yesterday after two large cranes carrying out a complex bridge lift from a canal-borne barge went awry, sending the machines tumbling into the water and five adjacent structures.


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