Gallery: World’s First Double Helix Pedestrian Bridge Opens in Singapor...

 

This weekend the world’s first double helix bridge will open, closing the loop on a 3.5 kilometer pedestrian path around the Marina Bay development in Singapore. Inspired by the helicoidal structure of DNA, the pedestrian bridge stretches 280 meters over the bay and includes a computer-controlled lighting system to set the mood. The bridge’s grand opening will coincide with the unveiling of Singapore’s first art park, the nearby Youth Olympic Park.

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  1. assymptote July 4, 2010 at 12:15 pm

    Not the first, not the most beautiful.
    http://www.seattlepi.com/visualart/159686_architecture09.html

  2. suzie April 26, 2010 at 12:54 am

    boring design. hence the need to hype it up with “the first”. it’s like putting lipstick on a corpse.

  3. skysg April 24, 2010 at 7:22 am

    @ koke
    It is the World\’s first DOUBLE Helix Bridge.

  4. iy April 24, 2010 at 5:15 am

    not the first helix bridge maybe, but the First DOUBLE HELIX Bridge, that is what the title been written.

  5. koke April 23, 2010 at 2:48 pm

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