15th May Bridge - Cairo - Egypt

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Owner: Cairo Governorate – Department of Roads and Bridges.
Contractor: The Arab Contractors (Osman Ahmed Osman & Co.) – Bridges Department
Consultant: The Arab Consulting Engineer Dr. A . Moharram – Dr. M. Bakhoum Misr Dywidag
Date of handling over: 20 April 1986
Description: The elevated road connects Abu El-Ela and Zamalek bridges and flies over 26 July Street at Zamalek.
Length: 1100 meters
Width: 16.60 metes
Number of columns: 39 columns spacing 25 meters
Foundation: 200 bored piles
Superstructure: Prestressed concrete.
Type of prestressing:
- Dywidag single bar tendons ? 36mm. steel 835/1030 in upper and lower slab.
- Dywidag multiple strand tendons 12 ? 0.6 inches steel 1570/1770 in webs.
System of Construction:
Deck Pushing System for the first time in Egypt Without inconvenience of traffic in 26 July street in Zamalek