Photo Blog: Second Penang Bridge takes shape fast

The second Penang Bridge is fast taking shape as a visit to Penang in September 2011 revealed. The Bridge will link Batu Maung on the island to Batu Kawan on the mainland.  Construction cost is expected to be RM3 billion and the  total length of the bridge will be  24 km making it the longest bridge in Malaysia.  Completion date is expected to be ­­­­­­­­­­­by end 2013.

2nd Penang Bridge taking shape 1

 

 

2nd Penang Bridge taking shape 2

 

 

 

2nd Penang Bridge in the making as viewed from the Admiral Cheng Ho Temple in Batu Maung 3

 

 

 

2nd Penang Bridge as viewed from Batu Maung 4

 

2nd Penang Bridge as viewed from Batu Maung 5