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A new suspension bridge in Tennessee, U.S., will become the longest pedestrian bridge in North America.

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  • Date occured Friday, 17 May 2019

Shanghai hosts the longest 3D-printed bridge made of concrete in the world.

The bridge, which was expected to open in January 2019, was being built using a method called accelerated bridge construction

On Saturday, July 29th, the world’s longest pedestrian suspension bridge opened to the public in Switzerland. Having a length of 1621 feet, a width of just over two-feet and rising as high as 279 feet, the Charles Kuonen Suspension Bridge crosses the valley between the towns of Grächen in the north and Zermatt in the south.

A pedestrian bridge connecting the new Minnesota Vikings Stadium to the Downtown East light rail system is being discussed among the Metropolitan Council, the Minnesota Vikings and the Minesota Sports Facilities Authority. Total cost of the bridge is estimated at $6 million.