Jiaozhou Bay Gross-sea Bridge

Jiaozhou Bay Cross-sea Bridge

Jiaozhou Bay Bridge (or Qingdao Haiwan Bridge) is a 26.7 km (16.6 mi) long roadway bridge in eastern China’s Shandong province, which is part of the 41.58 km (25.84 mi) Jiaozhou Bay Connection Project.[1] The longest continuous segment of the bridge is 25.9 km (16.1 mi).[3], making it one of the longest bridges in the world.

The design of the bridge is T-shaped with the main entry and exit points in Huangdao and the Licang District of Qingdao. A branch to Hongdao Island is connected by a semi-directional T interchange to the main span.The bridge is designed to be able to withstand severe earthquakes, typhoons, and collisions from ships