Sheikh Zayed Bridge, UAE

KEO International Consultants was appointed by the Abu Dhabi Municipality to perform the Project Management Services for the Sheikha Zayed bridge designed by Zaha Hadid.

Sheikh Zayed Bridge is located at the most northerly point of the Maqta Channel and links Abu Dhabi Island with the mainland. The bridge is a hybrid structure comprising of three asymmetric dual steel arch ribs (Marina Arch, Main Arch and Secondary Arch). The post-tensioned concrete box girder decks are supported by inclined pre-stressed concrete supports springing from the pier pile caps, and for spans over the main and secondary channels, partially suspended from the arch ribs. The Bridge is a dramatic landmark structure at the entrance to Abu Dhabi City.