Woodhouse Road Pedestrian Bridge

About This Project

Project Type: Structural (Bridges & Causeways)
Client: Msunduzi Municipality
Location: Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Project Value: R 8 000 000
Fee Value: R 1 489 521
Completion Date: Saturday, 01 June 2019
Duration: 4 yrs, 6 months

Henwood & Nxumalo Consulting Engineers (PTY) Ltd (now HN Consulting Engineers) were appointed by the Msunduzi Municipality to undertake the design and construction supervision for the construction of a proposed pedestrian bridge over the Msunduzi River. The project entailed the construction of a new three (3) span structural steel truss pedestrian bridge of 95m length, supported on two reinforced concrete piers and two reinforced concrete abutments, across the Msunduzi River.

The scope of work included the ECSA stages 1 to 6 (1. Inception, 2. Concept and Viability, 3. Design Development, 4. Documentation and Procurement, 5. Contract Administration and Inspection, 6. Close-Out) for the pedestrian bridge over the Msunduzi River.