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Moskovskyi Bridge

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Carries  Automobiles
Locale  Kiev, Ukraine
Designer  A.V.Dobrovolsky
Height  119 m
Width  31 m
Location  Kiev
Crosses  Dnieper River
Longest span  300 m
Engineering design by  G.B.Fux
Opened  3 December 1976
Total length  816 m
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Architects  Georgy Fuks, Anatoly Dobrovolsky
Similar  Pivdennyi Bridge, Kiev Fortress, Valeriy Lobanovskyi Dynamo, Poshtova Ploshcha, Hydropark in Kiev

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The Moskovskyi ("Moscow") Bridge (Ukrainian: Московський міст) is a structure in Kiev, Ukraine, built in 1976. It is a cable-stayed bridge, designed by the architect A. V. Dobrovolsky and engineer G. B. Fux, with the beam of the main span being held by a cluster of steel ropes which are fixed to a 119 m (390 ft) tall A-pylon.

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Map of Moskovs'kyi Bridge, Kyiv, Ukraine

Moskovskyi bridge


Overview

The bridge is actually a composition of two main bridges: a 816 m (2,677 ft) long and 31.4 m (103 ft) wide across the Dnieper, a 732 m (2,402 ft) long, 29.1 m (95 ft) wide across the Desenka (Desna distributary) and includes a road interchange at Stepana Bandery prospect and Heroyiv Stalingrada prospect.

The major feature of the bridge its pylon 119 m (390 ft) in height. It is located on the Trukhaniv Island and providing support for the main span across Dnieper River.

It is a key structure on the northern end of the Kiev Smaller Beltway, connecting Petrivka to the densely populated north-eastern residential neighborhoods. From the moment of its construction the bridge was built as a high-speed motorway, which it remains to this day.

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Moskovskyi Bridge Wikipedia


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