Jump to content

Please note: You can easily log in to MPN using your Facebook account!

OT - Cool non-bridge

Recommended Posts

  • Replies 9
  • Created
  • Last Reply
Originally posted by LiveMusic:

I think this is between Sweden and Denmark. Wherever that is. A unique way to build a non-bridge.


Scroll a little, Picture is near the top of page .

Yes, it's Malmö-Copenhagen bridge+tunnel.

There's also railways below the motorways.


Lots of traffic there, many people live in one country and work in the other, cool commute!


What do we want? Procrastination!

When do we want it? Later!

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Originally posted by guitar geezer:

THe bridge going from Norfolk/ VA Beach over to the Hamptons is similar (but not quite as scenic - tooo many battleships in the way) ;)

Do hurricanes get that far north? Doesn't look like the smartest design for hurricane country...


"Eccentric language often is symptomatic of peculiar thinking" - George Will


Link to comment
Share on other sites

Originally posted by Tedster:

You betcha they do, Botch. Just last summer the area was hit by Isabel.

Yep Ted, the HRBT and the Chesapeake Bay BT do the same thing, 'ceptin' fer the HRBT has one tunnel and the Chesapeake has two. Plus the Chesapeake is 'way longer (13 miles, I think, and a toll bridge.


No second level, tho, with train tracks or anything else.


Isabel was my first hurricane here, and it whacked the OBX a lot harder than us. But neither BT had any issues.


The downtown tunnel in Norfolk was another matter. ;) (Under water for two days).

band link: bluepearlband.com

music, lessons, gig schedules at dennyf.com


STURGEON'S LAW --98% of everything is bullshit.


My Unitarian Jihad Name is: The Jackhammer of Love and Mercy.

Get yours.

Link to comment
Share on other sites


This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

  • Create New...