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Let the numbers speak for themselves. The new Genoese bridge is 1067 meters long and counts 19 spans, which are supported by 18 pylons measuring 40 meters in length.

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Author profile picture Ewout Kieckens is a Dutch journalist in Rome who writes about Italian lifestyle and culture. He has written books on diverse subjects such as the Vatican and Italian women. He is very interested in innovations, especially Italian contribution to progress.