Project

NEW STRETCHES OF EXPRESS ROADS

Category

Transport Engineering, Tunnels

Client

ViaExpresso - Concessionária de Estradas Viaexpresso da Madeira, SA

Location

Madeira Island, Portugal

Services year

2008

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NEW STRETCHES OF EXPRESS ROADS

Transport Engineering, Tunnels

Construction of 5 new sections (Fajã da Ovelha/Ponta do Pargo, Variante Madalena do Mar, Variante Meia Légua, Ribeira de S. Jorge/Boaventura e Boaventura/S. Vicente) with a 1x1 carriageway that will complement the Madeira island road network in the north-east and south-west coasts. With a total length of 30 km, these sections include 15 tunnels with a total length of 20 km and 13 bridges/viaducts. The works included road design, drainage, pavement, signaling & security, retaining walls, public lighting, etc.

Provided services

Design coordination; preliminary design for tender; topographical surveys, cartography and geotechnical survey.