April 16, 2020

Cairo Governor inaugurates the Pedestrian Bridge of the National Cancer Institute

Major Gen. Khaled Abdel Aal – Greater Cairo Governor inaugurated the pedestrian bridge of the National Cancer Institute at the direction of Qasr Al Aini Street. It is serving wide range of the NCI's patients and the citizens , that it provides safe road crossing and ease traffic movement. This was in the presence of Eng. Ashraf Helmy - Manager of Roads and Transportation Directorate in Cairo Governorate, Eng. Hassan Moustafa – Manager of Bridges and Specialized Structures which carrying out the works, Eng. Mohammed Gamal El Din – the Managing Director, Eng. Ahmed Awad – the Project Manager who declared that the pedestrian bridge includes 2 elevators and is located in an area with many hospitals, ministries and companies. The project faced the challenges of utilities diversion for water and sewage; during the construction works there was other challenges as: the piling works, loading piles, excavation, blacksmithing, columns work, formworks and concrete pouring. Besides, the finishing works which includes the installation of the granite for walls, stairs and floors, sandstone fixing and 6 metal windows. It is taken into consideration the architectural consistency of the bridge design and the Wall of Magra El Oyoun. It is noteworthy that the participating departments in the project implementation are the Tunnels Dept., the Complementary Works, Shoubra Branch, Ready Mix Concrete Dept. and Laboratories Dept.