Jamuna Bridge, Tangail, Bangladesh

Synopsis:
Design of bridge deck unit casting cells, deck erection gantry and all other principal items of temporary works used in the deck construction
Contractor:
Hyundai Engineering and Construction Co.
End Client:
Jamuna Multi-Purpose Bridge Authority
Award:

A World Bank Organisation funded project to provide a road and rail link along the Sirajganj corridor over the Jamuna River.

Tony Gee designed the deck erection gantry for this multispan main bridge with a prestressed concrete box girder superstructure (4.8 km long with 100 m spans), built in balanced cantilever, supported on raked steel piles up to 90 m long.

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