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As pontes mais esquisitas do mundo: 2 - Slauerhoffbrug, Holanda: a engenharia moderna pode ser realmente criativa na hora de oferecer soluções práticas. Na cidade holandesa de Leeuwarden, sempre que um barco precisa passar por baixo da estrada, um gigantesco braço mecânico remove um pedaço do caminho e volta a recolocá-lo em seguida para que o tráfego possa continuar fluindo. Foto: Erik Tjallinks

The Slauerhoffbrug (English: Slauerhoff Bridge) is a fully automatic bascule bridge (aka tail bridge) in the city of Leeuwarden in the Netherlands. It uses two arms to swing a section of roa

The Banpo Bridge Rainbow Fountain is a two-tiered bridge spanning the Han River in Seoul (Gu Gyobok/Seoul Metropolitan Government)

16 x 20 Gallery Wrapped Frame Art Canvas Print of Tower bridges Fort Point Channel Boston Mass 1904 Detriot Publishing co. 59a

16 x 20 Gallery Wrapped Frame Art Canvas Print of Tower bridges Fort Point Channel Boston Mass 1904 Detriot Publishing co. 59a

bascule bridge

Must be the bridge in Gotham City

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Slauerhoffbrug also known as the ' Flying Drawbridge', is a fully automatic bascule bridge located in the city of Leeuwarden in Netherlands.

Canadian Freighter in Lorain, Ohio jigsaw puzzle in Bridges puzzles on TheJigsawPuzzles.com

Charles Berry Bridge in Lorain, Ohio located along U. Route is the second-largest bascule bridge in the world

Slauerhoffbrug, Hollandia

Movable bridges are one such example of man overcoming a body of water with technology. These innovative bridges allow for

Rio-Antirio Bridge, Greece.

Rio-Antirio bridge connecting Western Greece and the Peloponnese

"Flying Drawbridge " -The Slauerhoffbrug fully automatic bascule bridge (aka tail bridge) in Leeuwarden. Lifts a section of road; doing away with typical hinged mechanisms.

It just makes so much sense to get all the mechanical stuff out of the way.

Circular Laguna Garzon Bridge, Uruguay ~ The bridge features two pedestrian walkways to take in the view. While the raft crossing previously only allowed two cars to cross the lagoon, this new circular bridge allows 1,000 vehicles to pass at a time.

Circular Laguna Garzon Bridge, Uruguay ~ The bridge features two pedestrian walkways to take in the view. While the raft crossing previously only allowed two cars to cross the lagoon, this new circular bridge allows vehicles to pass at a time.

India

One Pinner said: India ! This bridge looks terrifying! I've been on rope bridges before - like this in India - not a fan! (Yet, def an adrenaline rush!

SLAUERHOFF BRIDGE Leeuwarden, The Netherlands:   Nicknamed the Flying Drawbridge, for obvious reasons, this small bascule bridge swings sections of 49 foot by 49 foot deck 90 degrees up into the air to allow ships to pass. Two arms swing from a pylon, instead of traditional hinges, for quicker movement.

SLAUERHOFF BRIDGE Leeuwarden, The Netherlands: Nicknamed the Flying Drawbridge, for obvious reasons, this small bascule bridge swings sections of 49 foot by 49 foot deck 90 degrees up into the air to allow ships to pass. Two arms swing from a pylon, instead of traditional hinges, for quicker movement.

Moving bridge, Hull, England

This apostrophe-shaped bridge in Hull, England, by London architects McDowell+Benedetti features a rotating mechanism so it can swing open to make room for passing boats

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