The Stunning Veluwemeer Aqueduct Water Bridge For Road and Boat Traffic in the Netherlands

Veluwemeer Aqueduct

The Veluwemeer Aqueduct Water Bridge in the gorgeous Netherlands is a splendidly designed piece of architecture that rises to be an optical illusion when you look at it from above. In reality, the road proceeds under 3 meters of water for 25 meters before re-emerging onto the other side. This novel design enables the steady flow of road traffic while allowing boats and ships to pass above. The bridge was inaugurated in 2005 near the town of Harderwijk.

Architectural engineers have created some amazing structures in this world but the Veluwemeer Aqueduct in the Netherlands is truly the best. Most aqueducts are basically bridges that are built above water. But the Veluwemeer Aqueduct is a bridge for the passing ships while those driving in cars go through a tunnel underneath the bridge.

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