TITLE

Italy plans to build a bridge too far in earthquake zone

PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);6/14/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7605, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Italian government has given approval for construction of the world's longest suspension bridge over the Strait of Messina between Sicily and the mainland. Key features of the planned bridge; Capacity of the bridge to withstand earthquakes; Cost of building the bridge.
ACCESSION #
7105997

 

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