Jorge Amado Bridge

Completed in 2020

The structure is formed by a main cable-stayed bridge and by approach viaducts of the lengths 184.5 and 50.5 m. The cable-stayed bridge of two spans is formed by a spine box girder and additionally cast overhangs supported by precast struts. The deck is suspended in the bridge axis on a single A shaped pylon. The bridge deck is erected in symmetrical cantilevers from the pylon.

Structure length

533 m

Location

Ilhéus, Brazil

Span length

Main spans 2 x 149 m

Structure type

Cable-stayed bridge.

Width of the superstructure

25.30 m

Scope of work

Quality control.