- A typical cable-stayed bridge is a continuous deck with one or more towers erected above piers in the middle of the span.
- Cables stretch down diagonally from the towers and support the deck. Typical spans 110m to 480m.
Cable Stay Towers
Cable stayed bridges may be classified by the number of spans, number and type of towers, deck type, number and arrangement of cables.
Cable Stay Arrangements
Forces in Suspension Bridge