The Second Dholeshwari Bridge

Construction of 383.02m long & Pre-stressed concrete girder & steeltruss bridge (2nd Dholeshwari Bridge) on cast in situ bored pile foundation at 18th km of Dhaka Khulna highway under Munshigonj Orad Division.

Client: Roads and Highways Department, Ministry of Communication Government of Bangladesh.

2nd Dholeshwari


Salient Features:

  1. Pre Stressed concrete girder & steel truss and RCC bridge (composite construction)
  2. Approach road, earth work, flexible pavement, asphalt concrete work
  3. River training and bank protection work.
  4. Piling Work:
  • Land based pile (1000mm dia 30m long cast in situ bored pile)
  • Water based pile by berge mounted rig (1000mm dia 35m long cast in situ bored pile)
  • Total nos of pile 118 Nos.
  1. Temporary jetty for pre stressing work
  2. 2X88m steel truss erection
  3. Length of bridge 383.02m
  4. Width 10m (2 lane)
  5. 30 Pc Girders
  6. 7 Piers
  7. 2 Abutments and counterfort type.