Cantilever carriage for Saadiyat Bridge
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Cantilever carriage for Saadiyat Bridge Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Cantilever carriage for Saadiyat Bridge
Project location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Software used: Advance Steel

Design Office: Ed. Züblin. AG
Contracting authority: Tourism Development and Investment Company
Architecture office: Parsons International Ltd.

Project description
This project consists of the construction and development of a cantilever carriage for the creation of the Saadiyat Bridge. One cantilever carriage has a weight of 68 tons and consists of approximately 3000 single parts. One cantilever carriage is able to hold a 200-ton heavy bridge segment.
The Saadiyat Bridge will connect Abu Dhabi City with Saadiyat-Island. The bridge is 60 m wide and 1455 m long and consists of three reinforced concrete box girders that are placed side by side. The maximum span of the bridge is 200 m.


Cantilever carriage for Saadiyat Bridge Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Cantilever carriage for Saadiyat Bridge Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Cantilever carriage for Saadiyat Bridge Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Cantilever carriage for Saadiyat Bridge Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Cantilever carriage for Saadiyat Bridge Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Cantilever carriage for Saadiyat Bridge Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates