淡江大橋主橋塔工程920公尺，橋塔高200公尺，係經國際競圖由伊拉克裔建築師札哈‧哈蒂 (Zaha Mohammad Hadid)的團隊設計案勝出，完工後將成為全球最單塔斜長橋，因工程專業技術複雜，金額龐大且施工期長，係全國矚目的交通建設工程。
Zaha Hadid Architects has been announced as winner of the Danjiang Bridge International Competition in Taiwan, The new bridge was designed to "make a conspicuous landmark against the backdrop of Tamsui's famous sunset," says ZHA director Patrik Schumacher. It will be comprised of a cable-stayed bridge design that will minimize its "visual impact" by needing only one concrete structural mass to support its 920-meter-long span with the tower hight of 200 meters.
In reference to the engineering concrete detection fraud event for the Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macau Bridge, which raised the doubts of safety and uncertainty of the structure of the bridge for the public. The AAC will conduct random site inspection as well as openly reveling the test result of any randomized sampling test on the materials online to the public to prevent anything like that would ever happen.