The Main Bridge section runs from the (marine) borderline of Hong Kong to the Border Crossing Facility (BCF) Island for the coast of Macau and Zhuhai. The Main Bridge section includes an immersed tunnel that approximately 40 m below the seabed, to accommodate the passing of 300,000 tonnes vessels. The tunnel is flanked by two artificial islands to accommodate the transition to the bridge part.
Arup has extensive involvement in the ambitious Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge project which consists of a series of bridges and tunnels connecting the three major cities on the Pearl River Delta in China. On the Macau side, Arup was commissioned by the Macau government in 2006 to undertake the feasibility study of the Macau Boundary Crossing Facilities (BCF) and associated link roads to the city.
The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge is part of a wider government plan to invest in infrastructure that will greatly enhance connectivity between Hong Kong and its neighbouring regions. Hong Kong plays a crucial role as China’s southern gateway, and the ease of connecting with the mainland provides the city with an edge in attracting more British and international visitors.The opening of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge (HZMB) last October has quickly bitten into the profits of ferry service provider TurboJET, with owner Shun Tak Holdings revealing a 20% year-on-year decline in its busiest Hong Kong-Macau route in 2018.Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao bridge is the longest bridge-and-tunnel sea crossing and the longest and deepest undersea tunnel, which took over 400,000 tons of steel to build. The 55 km-long bridge-island-tunnel system crosses the waters of the Lingdingyang channel in the Pearl River Estuary linking Hong Kong in the east with Zhuhai and Macao in the west. The main bridge section is 29.6 km and.
China will soon unveil its controversial megaproject, a 34-mile-long bridge connecting Hong Kong, Macau, and the mainland. Here's what it looks like.
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge is a spectacular bridge connecting Hong Kong, Zhuhai and Macau. It is a very long bridge. Is construction took up a large amount of investment and proved to be a technically difficult cross-sea project. At night, after the bridge lights are turned on, the night view is mesmerizing, not unlike an illuminated ribbon floating over the sea.
Macau to Hong Kong by Shuttle Bus (Sea Bridge) By Direct Bus with Hotel Pickup (Chinalink) Photo furnished by Klook. Normally, you can catch a bus at the HZMB. But if you book with Klook, you can be picked up at any of the following hotels or casinos: MGM Cotai; MGM Macao; Grand Lisboa Macau; Starworld Hotel; The Venetian Macao; Galaxy Macao; Sands Macao; The bus can take you directly to.
The 29.6km-long Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge (HKZMB) was inaugurated in October 2018. Measuring 55km-long, including connecting roads, it is the world’s longest sea bridge. It connects the west side of Hong Kong to Macau and the city of Zhuhai in Guangdong province.
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The much anticipated mega bridge connecting Hong Kong to Macau and Zhuhai will open on October 23. Here are five things you need to know about it.
The HZMB Main Bridge runs from the artificial island off Gongbei of Zhuhai to the eastern artificial island for the tunnel section just west of the HKSAR boundary. The project includes a 29.6 km dual 3-lane carriageway in the form of bridge-cum-tunnel structure comprising a tunnel of about 6.7 km; two artificial islands for the tunnel landings west of the HKSAR boundary; and associated works.
Experience a crossing on the newly opened Hong Kong, Zhuhai, Macau Bridge. Spanning 55km the bridge conveniently connects the 3 cities and is the longest sea crossing in the world. With pick-up from selected hotels and accompanied with our local guide transfer to the Hong Kong Bridge Port to start your journey on the Golden Bus to Macau (public bus).
The bridge is part of a master plan NL Architects floated for an ideas competition on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, a complex of bridges and tunnels connecting the west side of Hong Kong to.
The 55-kilometer-long Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge (HZMB) is the world’s longest sea crossing bridge and tunnel system. It links Hong Kong, Macau and Zhuhai together. Now tourists and travelers traveling to and from Hong Kong on one side and Macau and Zhuhai on the other side across the straight may use it as an alternative to taking the ferry.
The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge is a bridge-tunnel-bridge connection between these three important cities situated alongside the Pearl River Delta. Because of the scale and innovative character of the project it will certainly be one of the most prestigious objects of South China. Construction started in 2009 and the connection has been opened for the public in 2018.