Type of work

Bridges

Corgo Bridge

Portugal

Description

It is the second highest viaduct in Europe, located on the Transmontana Highway in Portugal. The bridge is 2,800 meters long with a cable-stayed central section spanning 300 meters. The pylons have a total height of 190 meters with the deck sitting 230 meters above the river Corgo (Portugal).

Highlights

  • The second highest viaduct in Europe
  • This project brought improvement to the Northeast connection of Portugal with Spain, including the crossing of the Serra de Marão Mountain.