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Verrazano-Narrows Bridge (I-278) - New York Area Roads ...

Descriptive history and current conditions on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge (I-278) in New York City.

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List of longest tunnels - Wikipedia

This list of longest tunnels in the world ranks tunnels that are at least 13 km (43,000 ft) long. Only continuous tunnels are included; pipelines (also buried) are excluded.

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Bridges & Tunnels - Port Authority of New York & New Jersey

Bayonne Bridge. Connects Staten Island, NY, and Bayonne, NJ. This steel arch bridge is one of the world's longest of its kind, with a majestic 1,675-foot central span and a new roadway 215 feet above the Kill Van Kull.

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China Plans World's Longest Tunnel to Turn Desert Into California

Chinese scientists have developed a plan to bring water to a desert in its northwest via a 1,000-kilometer (621-mile) tunnel, the longest in the world. The huge tunnel would end in the Xinjiang region, an area in the northwest mainly made up of desert and mountains. It would divert water from ...

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The 17 Longest Tunnels In The World - Business Insider

Courtesy of christian111 via panoramio The world's longest tunnels are definitely not the place for a car to break down.. The longest tunnel, in Norway, spans over 15 miles, longer than the entire length of Manhattan, and uses sunrise-like lighting in three halls to help keep drivers alert during the 20 minute ride.

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World's longest tunnel completed - Business Insider

Tunneling and track-laying for the 35-mile NEAT Gotthard Base Tunnel has been completed, making it officially the longest tunnel in the world, surpassing Japan's 14-1/2-mile Seikan Tunnel. Swiss authorities held a media day inside the tunnel on Monday to announce that most of the technical work for ...

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Swiss tunnel breakthrough imminent for world's longest from ...

23 years in the making for just one hour off the travel time: Drilling on world's longest tunnel stretching 35.4 miles under the Alps is completed

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List of long tunnels by type - Wikipedia

This page presents the same tunnels as in list of tunnels by length in separate lists according to the different tunnel types.

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10 of the world's longest bridges of various types | CNN Travel

(Travel Leisure) — If you ever find yourself in Hunan, China, rent a car and drive the Jishou-Chadong Expressway: 18 tunnels under the Wuling mountains that culminate at the Aizhai Bridge, a gut-churning 1,150-foot-high suspension bridge over the Dehang Canyon. It's a man-made wonder, the world's ...

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Qanat Firaun, the most spectacular underground aqueduct of ...

Beyond this, they were faced with an endless succession of hills and steep slopes and, if they were to continue underground, they needed to find a way to provide adequate ventilation inside the tunnels.

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World's Longest Bridges | Travel + Leisure

No river is too wide for the incredible feats of engineering that are the world's longest bridges.

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Lotsberg - Official Site

The World's longest, widest, highest and deepest canal, road and railway tunnels. Links to historic, current and future projects

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The world's longest railway tunnels - Railway Technology

Seikan submarine tunnel in Japan is the world's longest railway tunnel. Image courtesy of Ariake. The Channel Tunnel is the longest undersea railway tunnel in the world.

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THE UNDERGROUND TUNNELS OF McMARTIN PRESCHOOL - Home page of ...

The underground "tunnels" of the McMartin Preschool. Sponsored link. This essay is based primarily on an article by John Earl called "The Dark Truth About the 'Dark Tunnels of McMartin'."

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Road Tunnels in Norway - The World's longest Tunnel Page ...

List of Road Tunnels in Norway longer than 3000 m, edited by Gunnar Lotsberg and Eugenio A. Merzagora

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