World’s Longest Hanging Pedestrian Bridge Opened In Switzerland

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A nearly 500 meters bridge for hikers built as the longest hanging pedestrian bridge in the world opened near the Swiss town of Zermatt.

The 494 meters long and 65 centimeters wide bridge named the Europe Bridge, hangs up to 85 meters above...

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Landmark Swiss Building Relocated by 60 Meters

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In Zurich, a 120-year-old, 6200 tons, The Machine Factory Oerlikon building relocated by 60 meters, reported The Telegraph.
The building, which was built in 1889, was facing demolition in 2010 due to the expansion of nearby railway lines but ...

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Switzerland Is The Most Costly Place In The World To Build

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Construction costs in Switzerland are more than 25 percent higher than anywhere else in the world, according to the annual International Construction Cost Comparison Report released by asset consultancy EC Harris.
The annual report, which benc...

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