William Pontbrug
Zaanstad


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The William Pontbrug in Zaanstad is a skew tailbridge. The pylon is situated beside the bridge. The bridge has one skew bearing bar and swings aside under an angle of 45 degrees. The bridge deck is in open position as well beside the road as beside the bridge opening. The bridge has a flat lower side without principal beams and cross girders. The bridge is developed in co-operation with the talented architect ir W. Snieder. This bridge is operated fully-automatic.

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bridgetype

tailbridge

year of building

1996

drive

hydraulic

operation

fully automatic

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