The Hover Dam Bypass Will Make You Ooooh And Aaaah

The Hover Dam Bypass Will Make You Ooooh And Aaaah

There’s not much to say about these images of the Hover Dam Bypass except expletives mixed with a dozen shades of amazement. It’s not the longest or the tallest or the biggest or the complexest, and still, it’s stunning:

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These images of the bridge — called the Mike O’Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge — were shot in September 2009 as the 323m twin-rib concrete arch advances towards its late 2010 opening. The $US240 million, 610m bridge is part of a larger project, a 5.6km corridor that begins in Clark County, Nevada and ends in Mohave County, Arizona. [Hoover Dam Bypass via Industrial Interface via DRB]