São Vicente Suspension Bridge

NBI
Structurae ID
20048427
Global Region
Latin America/Caribbean
Country
Brazil
State/Province
São Paulo
City
São Vicente
Crossing
Baía de São Vicente
Lat/Lon
-23.97553/-46.38866
Construction
1911 - 1914
Age
107
Design life
Designer/Cosultant
Total Length
180
Maximum Span
180
Usage
Foot/Bicycle, Road
Health
Good
Cable
Steel
Deck
Steel
Pier
Reinforced Concrete
Reconstruction
Yes
Year Reconstructed
2013
Modifications
Yes
Monitoring
No
Notes
In 2013 a project to completely restore the bridge was started, Sixteen of the cables were replaced, the wooden floor was replaced, and the structure was blasted and repainted with corrosion-resistant paint.