The Octavio Frias De Oliveira Bridge Is A Cable Stayed Bridge In Sao Paulo , Bra ...
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Description: The Octavio Frias de Oliveira bridge is a cable stayed bridge in Sao Paulo , Brazil over the Pinheiros River , opened in May 2008 . The bridge is 138 metres ( 453 ft ) tall , and connects Marginal Pinheiros to Jornalista Roberto Marinho Avenue in the south area of the city . The bridge deck is unusual due to its form , which is similar to an " X " , crossing at the tower . The " X " is 76 meters wide at its base and 35 . 4 meters wide at the top . It is the only bridge in the world that has two curved tracks supported by a single concrete mast . The two curved tracks , one at an elevation of 12 meters and the other at an elevation of 24 meters , have approximate lengths of 900 meters each .