cantilever bridge

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bridge constructed of two cantilevers that meet in the middle

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The minimum volume problem of the cantilever truss with parabolic compression chord, shown in Figure 3, is considered.
From the cantilever truss of the McCullough Memorial Bridge in Coos Bay to the steel and concrete arches of the Yaquina Bay Bridge in Newport, from the steel-braced spandrel arch of the Crooked River Bridge in Jefferson County to the utilitarian steel trusses and vertical lift of the Hawthorne Bridge in Portland, Oregon's bridges provide a unique blend of function and aesthetics that's unrivaled in the nation.
Bottenberg says the Coos Bay bridge's cantilever truss is uncommonly graceful and the structural arches match the curved approaches to the bridge.