China building incredible tunnel bridge across Pearl River | This is China



China is pushing boundaries in bridge-building. Construction started in 2016 on its latest groundbreaking venture: the Shenzhen-Zhongshan bridge and tunnel at the mouth of the Pearl River in Southern China. RT Documentary meets the engineers who are laying the tunnel on the seabed and a local who demonstrates how much travel time he’ll save.

00:00 Intro
03:35 – Chinese traffic jams
04:36 – China is building a new Shenzehen–Zhongshan bridge
05:27 – How much will it cost?
08:33 – Risks below the water
09:47 – China’s biggest underwater tunnel
19:17 – Cutting edge bridge building technology
23:20 – Why is China’s new bridge unique?

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