On January 27th,The first piece of deck glass successfully installed in Zhangjiajie grand canyon glass bridge. The bridge deck will be laid 99 pieces of about 5 cm thick transparent laminated glass. With 4.2 meters long, 3.05 meters wide, 75 pieces of glass, other irregular 24 pieces of glass, It is expected to complete glass in two weeks, the entire load of the glass surface at least up to 60 tons.
Zhangjiajie grand canyon’s glass bridge is 430 meters long, 6 meters wide, with a relative height of about 300 meters. It is the longest, the world’s highest, the world’s first glass bridge. It has become the international model of bridge construction.
Translated by Sophia