Padma Bridge

The Padma Multipurpose Bridge is a multipurpose road-rail bridge across the Padma River, the main distributary of Ganges, in Bangladesh. It connects to Shariatpur and Madaripur, linking the south-west... Wikipedia

  • Carries:  Motor vehicles, Railway
  • Official name:  Padma Multipurpose Bridge
  • Owner:  Bangladesh Bridge Authority
  • Website:  www.padmabridge.gov.bd
  • Design:  Truss bridge
  • Total length:  6.241 km (20,470 ft)
  • Width:  18.18 meters(59.6 feet)
  • Height:  120 meters (394 feet)
  • Water depth:  122 m (400.26 ft)
  • Number of spans:  41
  • Load limit:  10,000 tonnes
  • Number of lanes:  4
  • Designer:  AECOM
  • Constructed by:  China Major Bridge Engineering Co. Ltd.
  • Construction begin:  November 26, 2014
  • Construction end:  23 June 2022 (2022-6-23)
  • Construction cost:  ৳ 30193.39 (2018 estimates)
  • Toll:  Yes
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo