Lupu Brid From Wikipedia Crosses Huangpu River Locale Shanghai, People's Republic of China Owner Shanghai Lupu Bridge Investment Development Co., Ltd . Designer Shanghai Municipal Engineering Design Institute Design Through arch
Total length 3,900 m (12,795 ft) Inaugurated June 27, 2003
Coordinates 31°11′26″N 121°28′33″ECoordinates: 31°11′26″N 121°28′33″E
The Lupu Bridge is a through arch bridge over the Huangpu River in Shanghai, China, connecting the city's Luwan and Pudong districts. It is the world's second longest steel arch bridge . The Lupu Arch Bridge, Shanghai, China, received the 2008 IABSE Outstanding Structure Award for being "A soaring box-arch bridge with a record span, clean impressive lines and innovative use of the side spans of the arch and the deck to resist the thrust of the main arch."