Alamillo bridge

  • photo of Alamillo bridge
  • photo of Alamillo bridge
  • photo of Alamillo bridge
  • photo of Alamillo bridge
Original namePuente del Alamillo
LocationSevilla, Andalucia, Spain
CrossesGuadalquivir
Statusin use
Opened1992
ArchitectSantiago Calatrava
FunctionRoad bridge
DesignCable-stayed bridge
Length250 m
Height142 m
Longest span200 m
Number of spans1
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About Alamillo bridge

Alamillo Bridge is located in Seville. It was designed by the Spanish architect Calatrava Santiego. He has designed many others in the world. He is well known for its elegant architecture.
In 1989 started the construction of the Alamillo Bridge, it was finished to the world exhibition in the city in 1992. The bridge runs from center of town across the river Guadalquvir to La Cartuja where the Expo was.
The bridge has six lanes and a sidewalk in the middle. It is 250 meters long and has a pillar that is tilted at one end of the bridge.