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    SPAIN (MSS M70-S) 2009-2010

SPAIN (MSS M70-S) 2009-2010

Location
Valencia, Spain
Year
2009-2010
Client
Project
Type: Bridge, total length 520 m (1706ft.)
Typical Span: 70 m (229 ft.)
Deck width: 11 m (36 ft.)
Typical Cross Section: Box
Equipment features
Model: MSS M70-S
Construction Type: In Place
Type: Overhead
OPS System: Integrated
Performance: 7-day cycles
Challenges
Span length
Box section with variable height
Tigth radius of curvature on plan and variable longitudinal inclination
Winds exceeding 120 Km/hour
Solutions
Movable Scaffolding System for construction of spans of up to 70m (229 ft.), overcoming all the difficulties inherent in the construction of this bridge
Creation of an innovative turndown formwork opening system due to the expectation of strong winds
Results
Construction period: 48 weeks
Quicker construction than the deadline determined in the contract
High construction quality and deflection control
High safety levels in construction
Creation of new possibilities using Movable Scaffolding Systems
Scientific papers about this project here
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