It’s big — Gordie Howe International Bridge by the numbers

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Gordie Howe International Bridge


Our Gordie Howe International Bridge project has been featured in Windsor Star.


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Written by Trevor Wilhelm, the article begins: Thirty-six buildings, 297 acres, 5,000 km of cable strands.


When construction of the Gordie Howe International Bridge is finished by the fall of 2025, it will be the longest cable-stayed bridge in North America.


But the Gordie’s 853-metre main span is just one of its notable big numbers.


“These are the biggest land ports of entry between Canada and the U.S.,” said Charl van Niekerk, CEO of the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority. “I think the only other biggest one in North America is the one between U.S. and Mexico.”


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