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DNA-Shaped Suspension Bridge Inspired by Olympic Games' Five Rings

Architecture firm Penda and engineering firm Arup have teamed up to undertake the ambitious goal of redesigning the suspension bridge, with their newly commissioned project to build the San Shan Bridge in China. The bridge will be completed in time for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing, and will span across the Gui River connecting Beijing’s city center to Zhangjiakou. The inspiration for San Shan Bridge is a combination of the Olympic symbol and its five rings, the location’s…

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DNA-Shaped Suspension Bridge Inspired by Olympic Games' Five Rings

San Shan Bridge in China. The bridge will be completed in time for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing, and will span across the Gui River connecting Beijing’s city center to Zhangjiakou.

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During a visit to Doha last year, FIFA President Sepp Blatter promised that the 2022 World Cup would not clash with the 2022 Winter Olympic Games ©AFP/Getty Images

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The #SanShanBridge by #Penda spans across the Gui River and will be part of the infrastructure program for the Olympic Winter Games 2022 in ‪#‎Beijing‬. The design took inspiration from the five interlaced olympic rings

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DNA-Shaped Suspension Bridge Inspired by Olympic Games' Five Rings

San Shan Bridge in China. The bridge will be completed in time for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing, and will span across the Gui River connecting Beijing’s city center to Zhangjiakou.

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The Winter Olympics 2022 host city will be announced at the end of July 2015, and even though we await this news it seems the BBC has lost out to Eurosport for the Olympic Games TV rights in the UK from 2022.