Safwa-Rahima Sea Bridge

Start: November 2020 | Finish:June 2025
Status: Ongoing


Safwa-Rahima, Saudi Arabia

Contract Type:


Ministry of Transport

Client Consultant:

Design Consultant:

Project Description:

Construction of a land bridge and sea bridge with a link road of 14 KM long.

Work Include:

1 Sea bridge:
Construction of Sea Bridge, 702 LM length & 20 Mtr Width Dual Carriageway with 18 Spans. Around 14 Mtr above Sea bed Level.
a. Construction of piles of 1.6 Mtr Diameter and a total of 204 No’s with 17 Cross Head Beams.
b. Construction of Abutments on both Sides with 24 Piles.
c. Bearings installation, Installation of I-Section 432 No’s precast girders, and Deck Slab.
d. Construction of barriers and railings above the bridge.
e. Electrical lighting poles
f. Road layers, asphalting, curbstone, and interlock works.
g. Expansion joint works.
h. Traffic signs, road paintings and cat eyes installation.
i. Decorative works and riprap.

2 Land bridge:
Construction of Land Bridge, 320 LM length & 16.5 Mt Width Dual Carriageway with 11 Spans.
a. Piling Works
b. Construction of 4 abutments, foundations and walls.
c. Construction of 20 piers foundations, piers columns, and beams.
d. 242 Precast I-Section Girders with Deck Slab
e. Construction of MSE walls on both sides of the bridge ramps.
f. Waterproofing, and backfilling for the sub-structural works and ramps.

3 Road Area:
Total Length of 14 Km.
a. Construction of road layers.
b. Asphalt works.
c. Construction of barriers above RW and above bridge.
d. Electrical cables laying and Installation of lighting poles as well as substation works.
e. Curbstone and interlock works.
f. Traffic signs, road paintings and cat eyes installation.

What our clients say about us?

• Good planning, coordination and execution of activities, work processes and critical operation. Good effort made to keep on schedule.
• Excellent management structure and reporting procedure.
• HSE representative has good knowledge and experience. Performance was above the acceptable standard.
Conclusion: General Performance exceeds expectations.

Dr. Engr. Salah Attia Abdelzaher

Director Projects JODC (Director of infrastructure and MEP)

Jabal Omar Development Company

Impressed with the project team’s expertise and hands on experience with road projects.

They have consistently delivered against project objectives and proved as most reliable construction partner.

Khaled El Kholy

Project Engineer

Umm Al Qura for Development & Construction

Always delighted to work with Shade team; our trusted EPC partner.

Their proactive approach has added value to each stage of the development and we have always been able to rely on their team to provide a very high quality, cost effective and robust results.

Ahmed Basiony

Project Manager

Nesma & Partners

The staff employed by Shade for the project, have supported us to deliver a challenging scheme on time, budget, quality and specification, which has resulted in us keeping promise of delivering key infrastructure for Makkah on time & budget.

Mostafa Sayed

Project Manager

Jabal Omar Development Authority

To have qualified construction partner as Shade, is key for the success of the project, especially something as complicated as Bridge road E.

Their competent site team supported us in execution as well as their planning process contribute to on time delivery

Amro Khatab

Project Manager

Khatib & Alami

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