Sturt River Pedestrian Bridges

Scope

The project scope covered an extensive range of works and finishes, including but not limited to:

  • Design and certification of the new bridges
  • Site preparation works and demolition of the existing bridge structures
  • Fabrication of the two new bridges spanning 19m and 3m wide, comprising structural steelwork girders and bracing, FRP deck and bespoke steel balustrade
  • Delivery and installation of the prefabricated bridge structures
  • Construction of new piled abutments
  • Path tie-in works

Challenges

  1. The new Claines Avenue bridge was located directly between two overhead HV lines requiring short term SAPN isolations / de-energisation, together with detailed crane lift studies