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Crosses  Garonne river
Design  Vertical-lift bridge
Longest span  110 m (360 ft)
Height  77 m
Location  Bordeaux
Locale  Bordeaux
Material  Concrete and steel
Opened  16 March 2013
Total length  575 m
Bridge type  Vertical-lift bridge
Pont Jacques Chaban-Delmas
Width  32 m (105 ft) to 45 m (148 ft)
Address  Pont Jacques Chaban Delmas, 33300 Bordeaux, France
Architects  Thomas Lavigne, Christophe Cheron, Charles Lavigne
Similar  Pont de pierre, Bordeaux Cathedral, Place de la Bourse, Cité du Vin, Public Garden

Le pont jacques chaban delmas

The Pont Jacques Chaban-Delmas is a vertical-lift bridge over the Garonne in Bordeaux, France. It was inaugurated on 16 March 2013 by President François Hollande and Alain Juppé, mayor of Bordeaux. Its main span is 110 m (361 ft) long. As of 2013, it is the longest vertical-lift bridge in Europe. It is named in honour of Jacques Chaban-Delmas, a former Prime Minister of France and a former mayor of Bordeaux.


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