U.A.E. — Abu Dhabi: Sheikh Zayed Bridge

The project included the construction of 912m long bridge linking Abu Dhabi with the mainland; with a central span of 234m.

The main items of work comprised:
A main bridge, a hybrid structure comprising central steel asymmetric arch ribs supporting prestressed concrete box girder decks, two main channel piers, the decks are supported by inclined prestressed concrete supports, rising vertically from the pier pile caps. The foundation comprised large diameter bored in situ piles. Also included 1.3 k.m of dual carriageway.


  • Construction From: 06/2003
    Construction To: 01/2011
    Consulting Enginner: High Point Rendel
    Contract Amount (IN "000" US$): 210,481
    Archirodon Portion: 100%
    Owner: Emirate of Abu Dhabi Works Department P.O. Box 3 Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.