Name of Work : Construction of Parallel Bridge to the existing Diu Ghoghla Bridge across Sea Creek at Diu.
Client : O.I.D.C of Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Ltd.
Cost of Work : Rs. 349 Million.
Year of Completion : Work in Progress
Description of Work :

The two lane river bridge with footpaths:
Span : 14 X 35 m PSC I Girder
Span : 1 X 25 m RCC Girder

Foundation :

1200 mm dia RCC bored piles

Substructure :

RCC Pier Cap

Superstructure :

PSC I Girder & RCC

Approaches :

a) Ghoghla Side: 75.38 m
b) Diu Side: 136.75 m

Remarks :
  • This Bridge between Ghoghla and Diu is being constructed to improve the connectivity by providing a new two lane bridge, parallel to 6.8 m wide existing bridge across sea.

  • The proposed bridge alignment is towards sea side at about 5 m clear distance with respect to existing bridge.

  • The site experiences high tide level fluctuations of about 2.5 m and the maximum depth of water is 7 m.

  • The pile foundation is being constructed by HR Rig, mounted on spud pontoon.