The car bridge has the biggest in CIS arched span. It was opened in Novosibirsk on October 8, 2014. It is third bridge across the river Ob in Novosibirsk. It connects not only Kirovsky and Oktyabrsky districts, but also two federal tracks — M-51 and M-52, moreover it doubles one part of M-52 track «Chuisky trakt».
The bridge has been built for 4,5 years. Its total length is 2091 meters. The length of arch span is 380 meters. For arches of the type around the world this indicator is unique. 30 reinforced concrete pillars prop the bridge.
Visually the arch of the bridge reminds a giant red bow. It is symbolic because the red bow is one of the basic elements of the coat of arms of Novosibirsk.
Источник фотографий: Russia.Travel