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CANTILEVERED SECTION [1 record]

Record 1 2009-10-26

English

Subject field(s)
  • Tunnels, Overpasses and Bridges
CONT

The overall length of the bridge including approaches is over 4,8 kilometers. The cantilevered section is 736 meters long and has a center span of 369 meters and a clearance of 42 meters.

OBS

cantilevered section: term used at Natural Resources Canada - Earth Sciences Sector.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Tunnels, viaducs et ponts
CONT

Le pont Jacques-Cartier. [...] La construction de la pile 24, soit l'une des deux piles principales portant la section cantilever de la structure, a été celle qui a présenté le plus de problèmes et qui fut à elle seule un défi de taille pour les ingénieurs.

OBS

section cantilever : terme en usage à Ressources naturelles Canada - Secteur des sciences de la Terre.

Spanish

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