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First Ring Road - Jahra Gate Roundabout (Package 1)

KEY INFORMATION
Project Infrastructure Projects
Type Motorways
Location Kuwait

The project consists of a motorway 3km long in total, 2 Interchanges, Service Roads, 2 Main Underpasses 1,500m total length, 7 Slip Roads, 10 Bridges, 3 Utility Bridges, 4 Pedestrian Bridges and all the required utility networks. Taking into consideration the type of the construction works and the onsite conditions, the activities of the project were divided in three main phases, in order to minimize any disturbance in the traffic movement in the city of Kuwait during the execution period. In order to maintain the traffic movement and to minimize traffic congestion, necessary traffic diversions were planned and performed without any major disturbance. The project comprises 200,000 m³ concrete and 23,000 tons of steel reinforcement. In particular, the construction works consisted of the following main components: Demolition of existing structures, Construction works of 5 troughs on reinforced concrete piles : 2,200 km total length, Construction of 7 Underpass Bridges:  6,500 m² total area, Construction of 3 Fly-over Bridges : 1,290m total length, Construction of 3 Utility Bridges, Construction of 4 Pedestrian Bridges, Construction of 2 Pump Stations, Construction of 1 substation, Construction of storm water drainage network, including culverts and pipelines, Relocation and construction of water pipelines and sanitary pipelines, Road works, including pavement, sidewalks, traffic signing and marking, Construction of the necessary civil works for the relocation/protection of electrical power lines and telephone cables, Installation of electrical power lines and telephone cables, Street lighting and traffic signals, Environmental monitoring and preservation works and its maintenance throughout the period of project execution.