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Bubiyan Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: 1981
Completion: 1983
Status: in use

Project Type

Location

Location: ,
Location description:

Connects the mainland of Koweit to the island of Bubiyan.

Coordinates: 29° 36' 23.59" N    48° 9' 58.56" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

total length 2 380 m
span lengths 61 x 40.16 m - 53.80 m
number of spans 62

Materials

superstructure prestressed concrete

Chronology

August 1990
- February 1991

Sustains heavy damage in the Gulf War. 4 spans destroyed.

1995

The safety of the structure is ensured.

Participants

Design
Consulting
Consulting engineers
Construction
Project direction
Reconstruction
Contractor

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  • Structure-ID
    20000613
  • Date created
    22/01/2000
  • Last Update
    05/02/2016