06 Feb Al Qasba Canal
Posted at 17:57h in Infrastructure & Substructure
Al Qasba Canal
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Client: Sharjah Municipality
Award Date: December 1997
Completion: April 2001
Service: Roads, bridges and infrastructure
The bridges accommodate for dual carriage ways with three lanes on each direction.
Al Qasba water canal project is a man-made canal that connects Al-khan Lagoon with Khalid Lake in Sharjah. The area creates an attractive environment around landscaped waterfront grounds, making Al Qasba an excellent environment to house a range of business facilities, including self-contained offices, indoor and outdoor event venues, conference rooms and even a theatre.
BCG’s Scope of work includes the construction of three steel girder bridges crossing the canal with a length of 70 m, along with all its asphalt works, lighting, drainage networks and earth retaining walls. The bridges accommodate for dual carriage ways with three lanes on each direction.