Construction Frontline

CRBC Georgia E60 Highway F3 Section's First Bridge Successfully Erected

Seetao 2021.09.16
  • It will shorten the time of passenger and freight transportation, which is of great significance to regional economic development

On September 12, 2021, the last I beam of the 7# bridge in Section 7 of the F3 section of the Georgia E60 highway constructed by China Road and Bridge was safely erected. The first bridge of the project was successfully erected, again demonstrating the comprehensive strength and vigorous development of China Road and Bridge.

The project department strictly implements the epidemic prevention and control requirements, focuses on the overall construction goal, makes precise planning, reasonably invests construction forces, optimizes the construction technology, overcomes numerous difficulties, ensures the orderly progress of project construction, and successfully completes the first bridge erection task, laying a foundation for the construction of key lines of the project Lay a solid foundation.

Keywords: One Belt One Road, overseas projects, engineering news

Georgia’s E60 highway runs through the east and west of Georgia and is an important section of the main road connecting Asia and Europe. After completion, it will greatly alleviate the traffic pressure on the existing section of E60, greatly shorten the passenger and freight time between Tbilisi, Batumi and Poti, and increase employment opportunities, which is of great significance to the development of Georgia and the region. The F3 standard line constructed by China Road and Bridge has a total length of 13.05km, two-way four-lane, and a design speed of 100km/h. The terrain of the project passing area is dominated by mountainous terrain, the terrain is steep, and the bridge-tunnel ratio of the whole line is 76.7%, which is the most critical section of the E60 expressway project. Editor/Tian Zengpeng