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Millau Viaduct




Millau Viaduct, is a cable stayed bridge built across the valley of the River Tarn near Millau in Southern France. This master piece were designed by British architect Lord Foster in collaboration with French bridge engineer  Michel Virlogeux. Millau Viaduct is the tallest vehicular bridge in the world with one piers summit at 1,180 ft, only slightly taller than the Eiffel Tower and 132 ft shorter than the empire state building!