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Video: UAE’s first marine railway bridge 50% complete

Bridge will certainly play an essential function in boosting the transport of items in the area, decreasing the expenses of products as well as profession

Etihad Rail, the designer as well as driver of the UAE National Rail Network, has actually introduced the conclusion of half of the building jobs of the aquatic rail bridge in the UAE, as component of Bundle B of Phase 2 of the UAE National Rail Network. The aquatic rail bridge crosses one kilometre, linking Khalifa Port with the UAE National Rail Network.

The bridge will certainly play an essential function in boosting the transport of items in the area, decreasing the expenses of products as well as profession. This will certainly sustain Etihad Rail to develop a rail network for the UAE which links significant ports with producing centers as well as houses throughout the nation, as well as adds to decreasing carbon exhausts as well as protecting the setting via decreasing vehicle journeys.

Structure the very first aquatic bridge in the UAE National Train Network called for 18,300 m3 of strengthened concrete as well as 4,117 tonnes of steel. The bridge will certainly be alongside an existing roadway bridge, which covers the very same size, as well as links the Abu Dhabi landmass to the overseas container incurable location.

The building of the aquatic bridge is being carried out in accordance with the highest possible ecological requirements, where Etihad Rail is servicing keeping the water circulation via making sure that the expansions as well as the debris of the brand-new aquatic bridge straighten with the existing bridge, alongside it. This assures the circulation of water, which is an essential element for protecting the reef bordering the bridge.

The firm proceeds building jobs of the bridge according to substantial preparation, where it has actually efficiently gotten rid of weather as well as ecological obstacles offered by the nature of the land’s topography. These obstacles consist of trend modifications, modifications in wind rate as well as instructions, in addition to heats as well as moisture.

Just Recently, Etihad Rail has actually introduced finishing building help Bundle A of Phase 2, which crosses 139 kilometres, as well as its link via Al Ghuwaifat on the boundary of Saudi Arabia with Phase One, which expands for 264 kilometres from Habshan to Al Ruwais. This considerable action brings the firm more detailed to finishing the UAE National Train Network on time.

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