Bimillenium Bridge

Project description

Bridge over the Ebre river. It is the largest bridge in Catalonia. At the time it was the world biggest composite beam. Accesses with walls of dry stone. Its construction coincided with the second millennium of the foundation of the Roman city of Dertosa. Action of Manuel Reventós before the foundation of the company.

Structure details
  • Structural type: Steel + concrete composite pretressed porch
  • Total length: 384 m
  • Major span: 180 m
  • Finishes: 5 km walls of dry stone
Situation

Project data

  • Client: DG Carreteres, Generalitat de Catalunya
  • End of construction: 1989
  • Budget: 12 M€
  • Works done: Works direction
  • Awards: Construmat 1992. Civil engineering. Mention