New cutting edge Kelani Bridge called “Golden Gateway Kalyani” in Peliyagoda will certainly be proclaimed open tomorrow (November 24).
The occasion will certainly be held under the patronage of Head of state Gotabaya Rajapaksa as well as Head Of State Mahinda Rajapaksa, Freeways Preacher Johnston Fernando stated.
The six-lane bridge, which intends to reduce the traffic jam in Colombo as well as suburbs, is the first-ever to be created in Sri Lanka with hi-tech remain cable televisions.
After the Colombo-Katunayake Expressway was proclaimed open, the variety of lorries going into the city of Colombo every day skyrocketed substantially. As the ability of the existing bridge was insufficient for the a great deal of lorries driving throughout, initial prepare for a job to create a brand-new bridge were prepared in 2014.
Consequently, the Freeways Ministry as well as the Roadway Growth Authority (RDA) released the task to create a brand-new suspension bridge with 6 lanes beside the existing one.
This bridge includes a cord support group that disperses the weight of the deck in between 2 towers. The deck is held on upright suspender cable televisions as well as the major cable televisions, put on hold in between towers, are attached to the anchorages at each end of the bridge.