BRIDGES & FLYOVERS
Name of Work : Construction of High Level Bridge across river Tapi Burhanpur, M. P.
 
Client : Ashoka Buildcon Ltd., Nashik
 
Cost of Work : Rs. 58.5 Millions
 
Year of Completion : December 2003
 
Description of Work :

The High Level Bridge (total length 340 m and 30 m in height) is consisting of :

Foundation : 1200 mm / 1500 mm dia RCC Bored Cast in Pile Foundation (max. depth 45 m), anchoring in Rock by 3.6 to 4.5 m.

Substructure : RCC Circular Piers (Height 28.25 metres)

Superstructure : PSC Superstructure (8 x 40 metre PSC I Section Girders).

 
 
Construction of High Level Bridge across river Tapi Burhanpur, M. P.
Construction of High Level Bridge across river Tapi Burhanpur, M. P.
 
Front and Side View of Bridge (Height of Bridge about 30 meters)
 
 
Remarks :
  • The work involved 1200 mm dia and 1500 mm dia bored cast in situ RCC piles as foundation, Substructure RCC Circular Mono Pier (height of pier 28.25 metres) and Superstructure 8 x 40 m I Section PSC Girder

  • Piling was carried out in a maximum depth of 45 metres for 1500 mm dia piles. Piling was carried out in hard rock strata with modified piling equipment.

  • Mono Circular Pier was done with jumping formwork made in-house.

  • 8 x 40 m PSC I section Girders were cast in situ and done with heavy duty in-house made staging at the height of maximum 30 meters.

  • Entire concreting work was done with help of Mobile Batching plant and Concrete Pump.

  • Entire work was done in Perennial River of Tapi with HFL of 24 meters.