Xihoumen Bridge 2009

  • Zhejiang province, China
  • Crosses Hangzhou Bay
  • Main span 1,650m/5,413ft
  • Suspension bridge
  • Constructed by China Communications Construction Company ltd
  • Construction began 2005 and finished 2009
  • Part of the Zhoushan Islands and Mainland Link Project
  • Utilizes 78,152t of structural steel
  • Cost approximately $363million USD
  • The opening date was pushed back because of a collision involving a ship in November 2009