7 BRIDGES IN MAJULI, ASSAM

Majuli is considered to be, one of the world’s largest river island. It is not accessible from land from any of its side, as it is in the middle of the Brahmaputra River.

 

The completion of these 7 bridges has significantly improved the inter-connectivity of the Island dwellers.

1. R.C.C Bridge No. 3/1 over river Tuni

Length of the Bridge           :    91.40M

Span Arrangements            :    3 x 29.40M

Type of Foundation             :    Pile

Type of Substructure           :   R.C.C.

Type of Superstructure       :    BUG (Steel Plate Girder) with RCC Deck.

2.R.C.C. Bridge No. 1/1 on Auniati Stra

Length of the Bridge           :   45.95M

Span Arrangements            :   2 x 21.90M

Type of Foundation              :   Pile

Type of Substructure            :  R.C.C.

Type of Superstructure         :  BUG (Steel Plate Girder) with RCC Deck.

3. R.C.C. Bridge No. 1/1 on Uttar Kamalabari Satra

Length of the Bridge             :   40.95M

Span Arrangements              :   2 x 19.40M

Type of Foundation               :    Pile

Type of Substructure            :    R.C.C.

Type of Superstructure         :    BUG (Steel Plate Girder) with RCC Deck.

4. R.C.C. Bridge No. 5/1 on Bongaon

Length of the Bridge             :    96.80 M

Span Arrangements              :    3 x 21.20M

Type of Foundation               :     Pile

Type of Substructure            :     R.C.C.

Type of Superstructure         :     BUG (Steel Plate Girder) with RCC Deck

5. R.C.C. Bridge No1/1 on Samaguri Satra

Length of the Bridge             :    31.10M

Span Arrangements              :    1 x 30.00M

Type of Foundation               :    Pile

Type of Substructure            :    R.C.C.

Type of Superstructure         :    BUG (Steel Plate Girder) with RCC Deck.

6. R.C.C Bridge No. 4/1 on Phuloni Mayengia

Length of the Bridge              :   65.15M

Span Arrangements               :   2 x 31.50M

Type of Foundation                 :  Pile

Type of Substructure              :   R.C.C.

Type of Superstructure           :  BUG (Steel Plate Girder) with RCC Deck.

7. R.C.C. Bridge No. 2/1 on Deudiati Pokajara Road

Length of the Bridge               :  41.12M

Span Arrangements                :  1 x 40.00M

Type of Foundation                  :   Pile

Type of Substructure               :   R.C.C.

Type of Superstructure            :    BUG (Steel Plate Girder) with RCC Deck.

 

Date of Commencement               :               09-06- 2011

Date of Completion                       :               09-12-2013

Tender Cost                                   :               27.88 Crores

Client                                             :               P.W.D. Assam

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