CONSTRUCTION OF GUNGUNUNU RIVER BRIDGE 3502

CONSTRUCTION OF SLAG HAULER ROAD
April 4, 2017

Client: Department of Transport
Location: Mzimkhulu
Scope of works: construction of Gungununu River bridge 3502
Completion date: 30/11/2016
Capital costs: R23 897 305.50

BACKGROUND

The Department of Transport took the initiative to construct this bridge following a number of complaints from the community due to multiple deaths that normally occurred during summer as a result of heavy rainfalls. Ukhasi Construction and Development was then appointed as the suitable bidder to carry out the construction of this bridge.

DESCRIPTION

The works consisted of the following activities

  • Construction of 6 span (10.5m long per span) bridge stretching over 73m across river.