Safwa-Jubail Expressway (Section C)

Safwa-Jubail Expressway (Section C)

 

Location: Eastern Province

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Client: Ministry of Communications

Project Category: Roads & Bridges

 

Why it matters

Safwa – Jubail Expressway (Section C) project is located in Eastern Province and connects Al-Jubail, one of the largest industrial city in the Middle East with Safwa. The city has experienced rapid economic growth and expansion since its inception in 1975, and improved roads infrastructure was required in order to support this growth. Today, the expressway constructed by Almashrik remains one of the finest roads in the Eastern Province, representing an important milestone in Almashrik’s long history as a civil engineering contractor supporting the Kingdom’s economy.

 

Completion date: May-1982

 

Results / comment

No expectation was left unmet in this project. The client was fully satisfied with the completed project, time frame and budgetary performance demonstrated, and Almashrik was satisfied with the excellent safety-record that was upheld in the construction process.

 

Unique features of this project:

  • 52 Km Road Construction starts from SAFWA up to JUBAIL Industrial Area
  • 8 Interchanges
  • Concrete Structures
  • Structural Steel Works
  • Expansion Joint Works
  • Highway fence
  • Highway Signs & road markings

 

Key facts

  • More than 700 skilled employees dedicated to this construction for three years
  • 10 million m³ of Earthworks
  • 500,000 m³ of Asphalt Works
  • 100,000 m³ of Concrete
  • 2,500 Ton of Reinforcing Steel

 

Conclusions:

A combined total of 700 million job hours were expended on the completion of this project, confirming Almashrik’s ability to create state-of-the-art infrastructure to support the Kingdom’s economy, and its status as a preferred contractor in realizing government agency initiatives.