TDV Consulting GmbH
 Dorian Janjic & Partner - Graz, Austria
 

Machang Bridge Korea

TDV was approached by Hyundai Engineering of Seoul, Korea, to assist in this important project.


Machang Bridge, Korea

The construction of cable-stayed Machang Bridge was completed in 2008. The bridge provides a link across Masan Bay between the cities of Masan and Changwon, shortening commuting time by 30 min. The total length of the bridge is 740m, with a main span of 400m, side spans of 175m and two H-shaped pylons 164m high. The bridge deck is composite, consisting of concrete slab on steel plate girders.


  • Contract:
    • Machang Bridge, Korea
  • Owner:
    • Gyeongsangnam Provincial Government
  • Consultant:
    • Hyundai Engineering, Korea
  • State of Construction:
    • Completed in 2008
  • TDV Involvement:
    • Construction stage analysis
    • Static and dynamic stability verification
    • Finding the optimal cable tensioning strategy