N1 Pedestrian Facilities

CLIENT
SANRAL

ARCHITECT/ENGINEER
SMEC

VALUE AT COMPLETION
ZAR 143 Million

LOCATION
N1 Botlokwa Section 28 km 43,8 and km 45,7

PROJECT TYPE
Roads & Bridges

DESCRIPTION
The upgrading of the Matoks intersection on the N1 by constructing two new pedestrian bridge and the one main vehicle bridge , 1,9km service road B and upgrading of the N1 for 1,5 km.

CONTRACT PERIOD
July 2014 – May 2016

Xai Xai

EMPLOYER
ANE

CONSULTANT
BKS-PD Naidoo

YEAR COMPLETED
2011

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R64M

LOCATION
Mozambique

PROJECT TYPE
Bridges and Structures

DESCRIPTION
Construction work involved the following: Very intricate deviation construction that had to be on existing road level around structures in case of flooding. The project is in the Southern region of Mocambique, approximately 30 km from the East coast of Africa and ± 8 m above sea level:4 x new Viaduct [Culvert] Structures, Demolishing & Reconstruction of 9 existing Viaduct Structures, 180 Armoflex Blocks along the Limpopo River [downstream] – 29000m2, 8.9 km of Road Construction across the new structures through the Limpopo River floodplain, 3.6 km of Asphalt Overlay in Xai-Xai City.

Nelspruit Bypass

EMPLOYER
TRAC (Pty) Ltd

CONSULTANT
SNA / Vela VKE JV

YEAR COMPLETED
2010

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R396M

LOCATION
South Africa, Mpumalanga

PROJECT TYPE
Bridges and Structures

DESCRIPTION
Construction work involved the following:The Construction of the N4 Nelspruit Northern Ring Road between Mataffin and Friedenheim: Construction of 8.05km Road incl:600 000 m3 of Fill,200 000 m3 of Blasting, 20 000 m3 Concrete & 2 000 tons Reinforcing. Crushing material on site:110 000 tons G5 & 70 000 tons G1, 8 000 tons Subsoil stone.Construction of 9 Bridges:Both stressed insitu decks and pre-cast beams, Crossing rivers, roads and railway lines, Lengths vary from 40 meters to 200 meters. Foundations vary from spread footings to piled foundations.

N2 interchange

EMPLOYER
SANRAL

CONSULTANT
EJV / Goba

YEAR COMPLETED
2010

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R300M

LOCATION
South Africa, KwaZulu Natal

PROJECT TYPE
Bridges and Structures

DESCRIPTION
Construction work involved the following: Interchange for the new King Shaka International Airport, Four new ramps, One conventional bridge, One Incrementally launched bridge, Nine lane toll plaza on Durban bound ramp.

Gauteng freeway

EMPLOYER
SANRAL

CONSULTANT
Gauteng Freeway Consortium

YEAR COMPLETED
2010

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R1.9 Billion

LOCATION
South Africa, Gauteng

PROJECT TYPE
Bridges and Structures

DESCRIPTION
The objective of the project was to increase operating capacity and quality and ease congestion on the N1 between the 14th Avenue interchange and the Buccleuch interchange. Capacity improvement was achieved through widening in the median and construction of a median barrier. Outer edge widening was also implemented to provide auxiliary lanes at interchanges. Work Package B had the highest number of bridges in the GFIP. The interchange upgrades required 12 new bridge structures and the alteration of the existing William Nicol Bridge over the N1.

Mbabane bypass road

EMPLOYER
Ministry of Public Works and Transport

CONSULTANT
BCEOM French Consulting Engineers (France)

YEAR COMPLETED
2009

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R1.05 Billion

LOCATION
Swaziland

PROJECT TYPE
Bridges and Structures

DESCRIPTION
Construction work involved the following: Dual Carriageway Concrete Aspha

Newtown Offramp

EMPLOYER
SANRAL

CONSULTANT
Keeve Steyn / Goba Moahloli & Associates

YEAR COMPLETED
2003

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R40M

LOCATION
South Africa, Gauteng

PROJECT TYPE
Bridges and Structures

DESCRIPTION
Construction Involved the following: Construction of on and off ramp bridges at Carr Street and the M1 Highway Interchange which is the elevated section: Structural steel and concrete decks, Roadworks at Carr Street and Newtown Precinct, Reinforced earth approaches for the bridges, Piling work in very confined areas, Piling work inside existing structures,Dealing with existing services.

Hillfox Interchange

EMPLOYER
Sanlam Properties

CONSULTANT
BKS

YEAR COMPLETED
1994

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R4M

LOCATION
South Africa, Gauteng, Roodepoort

PROJECT TYPE
Bridges and Structures

DESCRIPTION
Construction work involved extensive protection works. Construction work involved the following:2 x Bridges on the Hendrik Potgieter Road under heavy traffic, Traffic Deviations, Extensive Protection Works.