International Bridge Technologies

Al Ghouse Road Package 2 (Project RA/264) – Kuwait City

Technical details
State of Kuwait – Ministry of Public Works

Construction Completed: 2016

Kuwait City
Contractor: Ahmadiah Contracting and Trading Co.
Lead Consultant: Egis International
SYSTRA IBT’s Role: Independent Checking Engineer

Package 2 extends from the Sabah Al-Salem area to the Seventh Ring Road. The Al Ghouse Road Pkg 2, RA/264 consists of six multi-span bridge junctions. The junctions are continuous dual precast segmental box girders of 5 to 7 spans, 40 to 45 m long (130 ft to 145 ft), erected with the span-by-span method.

SYSTRA IBT served as the Independent Checking Engineer for the junction, overseeing the design check, construction engineering, shop drawings, and geometry control for six junctions of the dual carriageway, which collectively contribute to a bridge deck area totaling 36,000 m2. This includes comprehensive examination and verification of the superstructure box girder, pier segments, and foundation pile cap.