Highway R3 Horná Štubna bypass, SO 201, SK

Highway R3 Horná Štubna bypass, SO 201
Construction of the new railway bridge over the newly constructed highway

• Fastest solution for the construction of the new bridge
• Allow for the option to extend the bridge, to accommodate a future extension of the highway to 2+2 lanes
• Minimizing the risks associated with a built-in-situ structure
• A fast solution with minimum impact to the building site traffic and the environment

• An alternative to massive built-in-situ abutments and the related construction processes and technologies
• Use of a frame precast system on slab raft foundation
• Using 8m high wing-walls
• Overall construction of the bridge and thus total rail possession in only 43 days
• Eliminated the requirement for a temporary bridge
• The main route was not blocked for the site traffic during installation

  • CLIENT NDS a.s. (Slovak Highway Agency)
  • YEAR 2009
  • INSTALATION16/09/2009 – 25/09/2009, 10 days only, including wing walls
  • CONTRACTORSkanska BS a.s.
  • DESIGNERISPO Prešov s.r.o.
  • STRUCTUREOC 13,5m x 7,0m frame precast system
  • SPAN13,5m (internal)
  • HEIGHT7,0m (internal)
  • LENGTH33,7m (19 rings of 1,75m)
  • TAGS