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Adiabo Bridge

The Adiabo Bridge is the first long bridge in Nigeria that spans across the large Calabar river in Cross Rivers State, Nigeria.
  • Client
    Federal Ministry of Works
  • Area
    Calabar, Nigeria
  • Project Value
    23.5 Million USD
  • Initiation Date
    May, 1998
  • Completion Date
    April, 2000
The bridge substructure rests on Ø1300mm bored piles where barges were used for Axis in water. The bridge’s superstructure consists of simply supported 20m pre-cast beams, launched by means of mobile cranes.

Setraco was awarded the contract for a range of works, including: piles in water & on land, all substructure works, casting and launching the precast reinforced beams, as well as the bridge’s approach roads.