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The Akashi Kaikyo Bridge

World"s Longest Bridge (Reading Power)

by Mark Thomas

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Rosen Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan,
  • Engineering - Civil,
  • Bridges,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History,
  • Akashi KaikyÃ¥o Ã¥Ohashi (KÃ¥obe-shi, Japan),
  • Akashi Kaikyo Bridge (Kobe-s,
  • Akashi Kaikyo Ohashi (Kobe-,
  • Akashi Kaikyåo åOhashi (Kåobe-shi, Japan)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8121127M
    ISBN 100823959902
    ISBN 109780823959907
    OCLC/WorldCa46589970

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      Built in 10 years, the bridge Akashi Kaikyo links Kobe and Awaji island!, spanning the Seto Inland Sea.. It is a tragic event that is at the origin of the bridge. In , two ferries connecting Kobe and Awaji collided killing people. To avoid a new tragedy, Japanese authorities decided to build a bridge. This was done in , forty-three years later.. At the foot of Akashi Kaikyo Bridge.   introduction The highest, longest and most expensive suspension bridge on earth, Megastructure Akashi Kaikyo bridge caries a huge 6 line free way linking Kobe with the island of Awaji in to the south. For the people of the fishing villages on rural south island it's a vital link to hospitals, schools and the city on the main land.

    Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, vehicular suspension bridge, S Honshu, Japan, across the Akashi Strait, a busy shipping lane, linking the city of Kobe with Awaji Island and part of a link between Honshu and Shikoku islands. It was completed in The Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, also known as the Pearl Bridge, spans the Akashi Strait from Kobe to Iwaya on Awaji Island. Since its completion in , it has held the record of having the world’s longest central span in any suspension bridge, measuring miles ( kilometers). In total, the bridge extends miles ( kilometers).


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The Akashi Kaikyo Bridge was the longest bridge in Japanese history it was a huge thing to build and took a while it opened to traffic in flag Like see review Peter Hettinga rated it it was amazing/5. Akashi Strait Bridge, also called Akashi Kaikyo Bridge or Pearl Bridge, suspension bridge across the Akashi Strait (Akashi-kaikyo) in west-central was the world’s longest suspension bridge when it opened on April 5, The six-lane road bridge connects the city of Kōbe, on the main island of Honshu, to Iwaya, on Awaji Island, which in turn is linked (via the Ōnaruto Bridge over.

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Akashi Kaikyō Bridge is one of the longest bridges in the world that holds an important position in the trading business along with the daily transport. It is the longest and strongest suspension bridge in the world and is also known as the Pearl Bridge. In fact, this is one of the most prominent bridges with magnificent architecture and charismatic view apart from being the prime links of.

The Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge passes across the Akashi Strait between the Tarumi ward of Kobe and the Awaji Island in Hyogo prefecture. The bridge was built as part of the Kobe-Naruto segment of the Honshu-Shikoku construction projects (Figures and ).The distance between the bridge's two cables is : A.

Pipinato. InJapanese engineers stretched the limits of bridge engineering with the completion of the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge. Currently the longest spanning suspension bridge in the world, the Akashi Kaiko Bridge stretc feet across the Akashi Strait to link the city of Kobe with Awaji-shima Island.

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World’s largest suspension bridge, the Akashi-kaikyo Bridge is the primary point of attraction in Kobe. Linking the city of Kobe to Iwaya on Awaji Island, this suspension bridge was completed in If you are interested in exploring the history of this bridge in detail, you can take a guided tour of this bridge/5.

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Find cheap deals and discount rates among them that best fit your budget. It's simple to book your hotel with Expedia. Akashi Kaikyo Bri' Fast Facts: The bridge is so long, it would take eight Sears Towers laid end to end to span the same distance.

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Akashi Kaikyo Bridge was opened in and is registered in the Guiness Book of World Records as the longest suspension bridge in the world with its meters. 16 years after registering this record it has not been surpassed. The Akashi Kaikyo Bridge (AKB) is a three-span, two-hinged stiffening girder system suspension bridge that spans the Akashi Strait, connecting the Japanese mainland at Maiko, Taruni-ward in Kobe with Matsuho on Awaji Island.

It is part of the ongoing Honshu-Shikoku Bridge Authority (HSBA) project to link the islands of Honshu, Awaji and Shikoku. The Pearl Bridge Japan suspension bridge spans the Akashi Strait, connecting the city of Kobe on Honshu Island to Awaji Island.

The Akashi Strait is part of the Inland Sea, a significant and busy international waterway that touches on the important port of of the facts about the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge is that it provides a critical and cost-saving transportation link to the three main.

What is there to do near Green Hill Hotel Akashi. Recommended spots to visit include Akashi Castle (3-min walk) and Kobe Green Arena ( mi), along with Kobe Universiade Memorial Stadium ( mi) and Akashi Kaikyo Bridge ( mi)/10(49).

The Great Seto Bridge forms the main rail connection, and the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge is the economic artery between the mainland and Shikoku.” Spanning the length of the exhibition hall is a scale 40m-long test model of the bridge.An astounding feat of engineering, Akashi Kaikyo Bridge holds the title of the longest suspension bridge in the world, spanning an incredible km ( mi).

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