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Old August 17th, 2017, 11:14 PM   #1141
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Construction begins on China’s first railway suspension bridge



Construction on the main tower of the Jinsha River railway bridge, China’s first railway suspension bridge, began on Wednesday. The bridge will break several national and world records, including the longest span railway-only bridge, the highest railway suspension bridge, and the tallest suspension bridge pier. Construction should be completed by 2019.
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Old August 17th, 2017, 11:20 PM   #1142
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Main construction of world's longest cable-stayed railway bridge completed in China

Big progress on China's trunk energy supply channel! The main construction of the world's longest three-tower cable-stayed railway bridge has completed in China. It's an important part of the world's longest heavy-duty railway for coal transport.

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1st steel truss girder of Pingtan cross-strait highway-railway bridge installed

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Photo taken on Aug. 22, 2017 shows the Pingtan cross-strait highway-railway bridge under construction and a floating crane in southeast China's Fujian Province. A ceremony was held Tuesday to celebrate successful installation of the first steel truss girder of the 16.34-kilometer-long bridge linking Songxia Township of Changle and Pingtan Island. With the weight of about 1,350 tonnes, the girder is 80 meters long and 35.5 meters wide. (Xinhua/Lin Shanchuan)



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