Braila Danube Bridge will be the third bridge over Danube in Romania, and 5th in Europe in terms of span.
The project was awarded today to a consortium formed of Astaldi and Japanese IHI.
Lenght of bridge:1,974.30 m, of which 1,120 m main span, and 489.65 on Braila foot, and 364.65 m on Tulcea foot.
Height of bridge: 47 m
Vertical clearing: 38 m (maritime clearing)
Width of bridge: 31.70 m : 22 m for 2x2 road lanes (3.5 m each) + 2x1 shoulders (2.5 m each) + 2 passenger/bike routes (2.8 m each)
Lenght of project: 23.413 km, of which: Brăila - Jijila main road 19.095 km and connection road with DN22 Smardan - Măcin 4.328 km
Financing: EU POIM 2014-2020
Estimated cost: 2 B Ron (approx 440 m Euro)
Map of location and connection routes: