Amazing Civil Engineering Structures And Facilities around the World

AMAZING CIVIL ENGINEERING STRUCTURES AND FACILITIES AROUND THE WORLD

  1. Jamnagar Refinery the jamnagar refinery is the largest refinery and petrochemical complex in the world. it is located in Gujarat India. it was commissioned in July 14 1999 with an installed capacity of 668,000 barrels per day (106,200m/d)

2. Gotthard Base Tunnel

The Gothard Base Tunnel is the world’s longest and deepest rail tunnel. It is a railway base tunnel through the Alps in Switzerland. It is 35mile (57km) long and took 17years to build at the cost of over 12bn Swiss Francs. It was commissioned on 1st June 2016 and owned by Swiss Federal Railways.

3. Burj Khalifa

The Burj Khalifa is the Arabic for Khalifa. It is the tallest structure in the world standing at 829.8m 2722ft and cost $1.5B. The building was opened in 2010 as part of a new development called Downtown Dubai.

4.  Lawrence Public LibraryThe Lawrence Public Library is a public library located in Lawrence, Kansas United States. It has been in existence since 1970 and was renovated in 2014. The building has recently been recognized with a handmaid Libraries Award by Library Journal as well as the Honour Award for Excellence in Architecture by the AIA Kansas. We lovethe architecture of the building.

5. Soccer city

Soccer city stadium is the largest stadium in Africa with a capacity of 94736 spectators. It is located in Nasrec bordering the Soweto area of Johannesburg South Africa. It was opened in 1989. The stadium underwent a major upgrade for the 2010 FIFA World cup, with a new design inspired by the shape of an Africa pot, the Calabash

6. Puxi ViaductThe Puxi Viaduct is a famous intersection of highways and loops and turns. It is the only stack interchange in the world with six levels. It is a huge interchange of Naanbei road and Yan’an road. It is located in Puxi historic centre of Shangai China.



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