The International Information Center for Structural Engineers

Saturday, 07 November 2015 17:34cat

Bridge Will Link Africa To Europe

Written by  TheStructuralEngineer.info

The proposed Jean-Monnet-Bridge is estimated to have a length of 230 km and it will be built with stones - It will join Tunisia to Sicily.

The proposed Jean-Monnet-Bridge is estimated to have a length of 230 km and it will be built with stones - It will join Tunisia to Sicily.

Austria proposes the construction of a bridge that will link North Africa to Europe, which will serve as a "path" for immigrants who want to reach safely the coast of Sicily.

The project envisages the construction of a stone bridge, which will have a length of 230 km, and it could cost up to 230 billion euros.

The construction of the bridge, if the plan is approved, is expected to start in spring 2017 and it is schedule to be completed in 2030.

The bridge will be accessible to everyone.

bruecke2 05

 

 

 

 

Read 1286 times

The StructuralEngineer.info News Center is being funded by our Annual Corporate Sponsors " (learn more):