Eastern Bay Link Road / Cardiff, UK
This was a major scheme in Cardiff which involved the design and construction of approximately 1km of new dual carriageway and a 3.5m wide combined cycle/footway, and improvements to two roundabouts.
EMJ designed, detailed, manufactured and delivered all GRP Permadec panels to site in 6 weeks.
EMJ Plastics worked closely with Dawnus Construction Ltd and Cass Hayward to design and manufacture approx. 4,075m2 approx. GRP ‘Permadec’ standard panels to carry 300mm of wet concrete spanning over 2.7m. These panels were supported at either end only by steel beams.
- Deck area 4,075m2
- Over 2,000No panels where installed onto this bridge
- 71No Special Tapered panels were designed and manufactured to allow the run of panels to curve/facet with bridge design
- EMJ sealant system allowed quick installation and reliability
- 6 weeks design and manufacture for all GRP Permadec panels
57m project to build a new road linking Cardiff Bay and east of the city
Employer: Welsh Government
Consultant: Cass Hayward LLP
Contractor: Dawnus Construction Ltd