Doha Sharq Crossing Bridge by Calatrava (1)

Santiago Calatrava, the famous Spanish world-renowned sculptor, structural engineer and architect, created the amazing Sharq Crossing Bridge that will bring a high line style park to Doha.

Image © Santiago Calatrava



Sharq Crossing is a set of three interconnected bridges. Calatrava, in his beautiful iconic style, adds a gentle curve over the water spanning in total 10 kilometers, in order to help manage Doha’s traffic, diverting 2,000 vehicles per hour per lane.

Doha Sharq Crossing Bridge by Calatrava (4)

The bridge will connect the city’s cultural district to Hamad International Airport and the central business district.

“Sharq Crossing is an engineering masterpiece of design,” said Ashghal president H.E Eng. Nasser Bin Ali Al-Mawlawi.

Doha Sharq Crossing Bridge by Calatrava (3)



Doha Sharq Crossing Bridge by Calatrava (2)

Doha Sharq Crossing Bridge by Calatrava (5)

Doha Sharq Crossing Bridge by Calatrava (1)



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