The Rwandan & Ugandan Government’s needed to upgrade and modernize the Kagitumba/Mirama Hills border crossing to a one stop border post operation. This required two new composite bridges to replace the old bailey bridge
Terrain Services Ltd. In conjunction with Reid Steel UK re-designed the bridge superstructures with steel composite, to provide robust structures and reduce construction time. In addition to the above-mentioned works, Terrain Services Ltd was awarded all 4 No. approach roads with associated services as an additional contract.
The project involved the following works:
- Site clearance
- Excavations and filling
- Construction of miscellaneous drainage works
- Construction of 2 No., 20m long bridges supported on 14m high abutments over River Mirumba
- Provision and installation of road furniture