The Kanchpur, Meghna and Gumti 2nd Bridges Construction and Existing Bridges Rehabilitation Project

Project Information

Client: Bangladesh Bridge Authority (BBA)

Sector: Transport

Location: Bangladesh

Funding Agency: JICA

Incorporation: Oriental Consultants, Japan

Detailed Survey, Investigation, Design and Confermation Supervision under “the Kanchpur Meghna and Gumti 2nd Bridges Construction and Existing Bridges Rehabilitation Project (February 2014 – October 2019).

Description of the Project:

  1. Review of feasibility studies, Detailed Survey, Investigation, Design and Construction Supervision of the Kanchpur, Meghna and Gumti 2nd Bridges and Construction and Existing Rehabilitation
  2. Preparation of cost estimates, financial analysis, bidding documents, bid evaluation and assist contract negotiation
  3. Preparation of Operation and Maintenance Manual, Training Plans, Resettlement Action Plans (RAP), Environmental Management Plans (EMP), Environmental Monitoring Plans (EMp) and others
  4. Design of weigh stations and the operation guides, Preparation of Traffic Management Plans, Toll Collection Plans, Be responsible for the Defect Liability Period and periodical Reporting.

Kanchpur Bridge:

  • Length: 396.5 m; (41.6m+85.4m+97.6m+73.2m+54.9m+41.6m); Width: 18.4m (4 Lanes); (14.6m (road) + 1.1m (sidewalk) +2.7m(sidewalk))
  • Superstructure Type; Continuous steel narrow box girder;
  • Substructure Type; Abutment: Inverted T-type, 2 Nos.; Pier: Columnar type, 5 Nos.; Foundation: RC bored pile, 3 Nos.; Steel Pipe Sheet Pile (SPSP) 4 Nos.

 Meghna Bridge:

  • Length: 930.0m; (47.4m+9@87.0m+73.5m+23.9m)
  • Width: 17.75m (4 Lanes); (15.55m (road) + 2×1.1m (sidewalk))
  • Superstructure Type; Continuous steel narrow box girder
  • Substructure Type; Abutment: Inverted T-type, 2 Nos.; Pier: Columnar type, 11 Nos.; Foundation: RC bored pile, 5 Nos; Steel Pipe Sheet Pile (SPSP) 8 Nos.

 Gumti Bridge:

  • Length: 1410.0m; (51.4m+7@87.0m+86.15m,86.15m+6@87.0m+51.4m)
  • Width: 17.75m (4 Lanes); (15.55m (road) + 2×1.1m (sidewalk))
  • Superstructure Type; Continuous steel narrow box girder
  • Substructure Type; Abutment: Inverted T-type, 2 Nos.; Pier: Columnar type, 16 Nos.Foundation: RC bored pile, 10 Nos; Steel Pipe Sheet Pile (SPSP) 8 Nos.   
  • All 3 (three) Bridges comprises  Superstructure Type Continuous weathering steel narrow box girder

Actual Services:

As a local Associate provided all assistance to the Principal Consultants in the matter of the following, leading to the successful completion of the Project-

  • Review of feasibility studies, Detailed Survey, Investigation, Design and Construction Supervision of the 3 bridges,
  • Preparation of cost estimates, financial analysis, bidding documents, Operation and Maintenance Manual, Training Plans
  • Design of weigh stations and preparation of the operation guides, preparation of Traffic Management Plans
  • Help bid evaluation, contract negotiation and periodical reporting.

Contact Us

Address: House 69, Road 16, Block A, Banani, Dhaka 1213, Bangladesh.
Tel: +88 02 55035214-6,
Fax: +88 02 55035217
E-mail: devcon@devconbd.com
Web: www.devconbd.com