Siekierkowski Bridge

Siekierkowski Bridge (Polish: Most Siekierkowski) is a bridge over the Vistula River in Warsaw, Poland,[1] connecting the Mokotów and Wawer districts.[2]

Siekierkowski Bridge
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Coordinates 52°12′53″N 21°05′36″E / 52.21485°N 21.093228°E / 52.21485; 21.093228Coordinates: 52°12′53″N 21°05′36″E / 52.21485°N 21.093228°E / 52.21485; 21.093228
CrossesVistula River
LocaleWarsaw  Poland
Official nameMost Siekierkowski
Characteristics
DesignCable-stayed bridge
Total length500 m (1,600 ft)
Height90 m (300 ft)
History
OpenedSeptember 21, 2002
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It is a cable-stayed bridge, 500 m (1,600 ft) long[1] and 33.38 m (110 ft) wide,[2] with three lanes for vehicles, a pavement and a cycle path each way.[citation needed] The structure is supported by two H-pylons,[1] 87.07 m (286 ft) high.[2] When the bridge was opened on 21 September 2002 it was the newest and southernmost of Warsaw's bridges.[citation needed]

The bridge is named after Warsaw's Siekierki district, on the west side of the Vistula River.

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  1. ^ a b c Lagoda, M; Olaszek, P (October 2004). "Monitoring of the new bridge assembling technology". In Watanabe, E; Frangopol, D M; Utsunomiya, T (eds.). Numerical Modelling of Discrete Materials in Geotechnical Engineering, Civil Engineering and Earth Sciences. First International UDEC/3DEC Symposium. Bochum, Germany: CRC Press. p. 217. ISBN 978-90-5809-680-7.
  2. ^ a b c "Siekierkowski Bridge (Warsaw, 2002)". Structurae. 2001-12-15. Retrieved 2019-10-04.