5 unique pedestrian bridges that you will want to walk on again and again
Categories: Design and ArchitectureBy Pictolic https://pictolic.com/en/article/5-unique-pedestrian-bridges-that-you-will-want-to-walk-on-again-and-again1
Engineering and architectural thought knows no boundaries. And it's great that modern designers are spreading their ideas not only on the construction of grandiose and extraordinary buildings, but also on the construction of unique bridges.
Dragon King Kong Bridge
1. Dragon King Kong Bridge is a pedestrian bridge in the Chinese city of Changsha.
The Dragon King Kong Bridge pedestrian Bridge is located in the Chinese city of Changsha (Changsha). The bends of the bridge are very similar to the Mobius ribbons - a symbol of combined spaces, which has philosophical significance for the Chinese. The Dragon King Kong Bridge is 185 meters long and 22 meters high.
2. The design of the bridge is made in the form of Mobius ribbons.
3. Rolling Bridge - transformer bridge.
An amazing construction is the Rolling Bridge in London. This is a real transformer. As soon as the ships need to pass through the Grand Union Canal, one side of the bridge rises and literally turns into a circle.
4. Rolling Bridge — a twisting bridge.
Moses Bridge - a bridge that cuts through the water
5. Moses Bridge - a bridge built below the water level.
Everyone is used to bridges being built over objects or water. However, Dutch architects wanted to do something of their own and created a bridge below the reservoir level. The name "Moses Bridge" (Moses Bridge) it is perfectly suitable for a small wooden passage. After all, according to the biblical story, the prophet forced the waters of the Red Sea to part. For the durability of the structure, specially treated wood was used, which will not rot for 50 years.
6. "Moses Bridge— - the original bridge in Holland.
Helix - 280-meter pedestrian bridge
7. Spiral "DNA Bridge".
The 280-meter Helix Pedestrian Bridge is located in the very center of Singapore. It connects the largest areas of the city Marina Bay and Marina Center. The architects were inspired to create this extraordinary spiral structure by the shape of human DNA. There are four viewing platforms along the bridge, from which residents and visitors of the city admire outstanding monuments of modern architecture.
8. Helix is a pedestrian bridge in Singapore.
Sky Bridge - curved bridge
9. Sky Bridge Langwaki is a pedestrian bridge in Malaysia.
Fans of tickling their nerves should go for a walk there - to the Langwaki Bridge (Sky Bridge Langwaki) in Malaysia. Walking along the 125-meter curved structure, tourists admire the breathtaking picturesque landscapes. The bridge is supported by only one support and eight cables.
10. Sky Bridge Langwaki - a bridge that has risen to a height of 700 meters.