Hongkong Zhuhai Macao Bridge Link in China. - TEC Tunnel.
Hong Kong - Zhuhai - Macao Bridge is the longest bridge-cum-tunnel sea crossing in the world. The length from Hong Kong Port to Zhuhai Port and Macao Port is approximately 42 kilometres, comprising the 12km Hong Kong Link Road and the 29.6km Main Bridge. The total length of HZMB is 55km when the approximately 13.4km Zhuhai Link Road is included.
Up until 2018, the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel was the longest of its kind in the world. However, that title has since been passed over to the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge (which is approximately 41.7 km or 26 miles). History. From the 1930s up until the opening of the Bridge-Tunnel in 1964, the adjacent coasts were connected by a ferry service.
Length: 1400 metres Width: 13.1 metres Height: 6.5 metres Depth: 24.24 metres. The tunnel is made up of 14 immersed tube units, each 100 metres long and weighing 7,800 tonnes. The tunnel was built on a 2800 metre radius curve due to the railway running north-south in Kowloon and east-west on Hong Kong Island. Each binocular section was constructed of concrete reinforced with longitudinal.
The new Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge is expected to be completed this month. Set to be the world’s longest sea bridge, it links Hong Kong, Zhuhai, and Macau via 55km of raised road and undersea tunnels. What would previously had been a three hour travel time will be cut to just 30 minutes, further connecting the cities in the Pearl River Delta without impacting the busy shipping lanes of.
The tunnel will be constructed on a soft seabed requiring soil improvement to prevent the elements from settling, in rough open waters beneath navigation channels trafficked The impressive Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau fixed-link project includes an immersed tunnel with a record- breaking length of almost seven kilometres by the world’s largest ships.
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge is a spectacular bridge connecting Hong Kong, Zhuhai and Macau. It is a very long bridge. Is construction took up a large amount of investment and proved to be a technically difficult cross-sea project. At night, after the bridge lights are turned on, the night view is mesmerizing, not unlike an illuminated ribbon floating over the sea.
The world's longest sea bridge opened to the public on Wednesday as busloads of Chinese tourists headed to the former colonial enclaves of Macau and Hong Kong.