Reconstruction of Mudeirej Bridge


US Government

Role of BUTEC

Subcontractor in JV with Freyssinet


January 2008


December 2009

Scope of Work

Replacement of the main structural elements (decks and beams) and installation of the supporting bearings for both the north and the south bridges on an EPC basis

Project Description

• 40 m span precast U-section including wings, each element weighing 210 tons

• Pre-cast slab permanent formwork application

• Deck slab normal cast

• Post tensioning of pre-cast girders, transportation and maneuver by means of straddle carriers, each having a lifting capacity of 110 tons and a launching truss for application

• External post-tensioning of diaphragm after cast