Bandra Worli Sea Link

Last Modified: Fri May 29 2015 15:18:41 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 4.7 km
    The length of the bridge is 63 times the height of the Qutub Minar in Delhi
  • 6,70,000 tonnes
    Weight of the bridge, equivalent of 50,000 African elephants
  • 37,680 km
    Length of steel wire used, nearly equal to the circumference of the earth
  • 424
    Number of cables used. Each cable can support upto 900 tonnes
  • 2,342
    Pre-cast segments for total bridge
  • 92,000
    Amount of cement used
  • 2,30,000
    Amount of concrete used
  • 126
    Height of main towers, equivalent of a 43 storey building
  • 8
    Number of lanes, 4 on each side
  • 16
    Number of lanes of the toll plaza
  • 3,000
    Number of workers employed to work on the project
  • 12
    Professionals from 12 countries involved - China, Singapore, Switzerland, Egypt, Canada, Britain, Serbia, Australia, Thailand, Hong Kong, Indonesia and Philippines.