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BUILDING
 
 
Viadotto sul Polcevera e sul parco ferroviario
Viaduct Spanning Polcevera Creek and the Railway Yards
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DESIGNER
 
 
Riccardo Morandi

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CONTEXT
 
Overview
Riccardo Morandi, Viadotto Polcevera, Genova, Italy, Genoa
Relationship with the location
Riccardo Morandi, Viadotto Polcevera, Genova, Italy, Genoa
Panorama
Riccardo Morandi, Viadotto Polcevera, Genova, Italy, Genoa
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DESCRIPTION
 
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The viaduct collapsed on 14 August 2018 due to a structural failure.
The collapse caused the death of 43 people.
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VIDEO
 
 
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MATERIALS
 
reinforced concrete

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LOCATION
 
Continent
Europe
Nation
Italy [Italia]
Region
Liguria
Province
Genoa [Genova]
Town
Genoa [Genova]
Address
Autostrada dei Fiori [A10], Genova ovest
 
 
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MAP
 
 
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TYPOLOGY
 
TOWN PLANNING AND URBAN DESIGN
Transport and road system infrastructures
Bridges, viaducts, causeway
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CHRONOLOGY
 
Project
1960    
Realisation
1964 - 1967
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BIBILIOGRAPHIC REFERENCES
 
 
Marzia Marandola, "Un volteggio sopra la città", Casabella 739-740, dicembre 2005/gennaio 2006/december 2005-january 2006 [Forme del movimento], pp. 26-35
Marco Visconti, Itinerario/Itinerary 168 "Morandi in Italia/Morandi in Italy" n. 15, Domus 827, giugno/june 2000
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ADDITIONS AND DIGRESSIONS
 
 
Riccardo Morandi, Viadotto Polcevera, Genova, Italy, Genoa 
Domenica del Corriere
1st March 1964
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CLIENT
 
 
Soc. Italiana Condotte d'Acque
A.N.A.S.
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AMOUNT
 
 
£ 3.800.000.000
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DIMENSIONAL
DATA
 
Lenght
m. 1,182
Height
road m. 45
pillars m. 90
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STRUCTURES
 
 
Riccardo Morandi
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STAFF
 
Project
Riccardo Morandi
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CREDITS
 
 
Riccardo Morandi, Viadotto Polcevera, Genova, Italy, Genoa



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