16 critically deteriorated bridges around the country to be replaced by FRA

16 critically deteriorated bridges around the country to be replaced by FRA

By Naveel Krishant
Monday 20/05/2019
Maururu bridge

The Fiji Roads Authority is currently working on replacing 16 critically deteriorated bridges around the country.

7 bridges are in the Western Division, 5 in the Central Division and 4 in the Northern Division.

Minister for Infrastructure Jone USamate says that works on these bridges are expected to finish in the next 18 months.

Usamate says that the FRA is also working on the design of the next 12 deteriorated bridges.

He also highlighted that the FRA will also be reconstructing the worse sections of the Kings Road which is about 55 kilometres.

7 Western Bridges:

 Bulu Bridge

Matewale Bridge

Velovelo Bridge

Maururu Bridge

Vutuna Bridge

Korovou Bridge

Tavualevu Bridge

5 Central Bridges:

Waidalice Bridge

Natugadravo Bridge

Waidamu Bridge

Gatward Bridge

Tamavua-i-wai Bridge

4 Northern Bridges:

Korovuli Bridge

Vesidrua Bridge

Korovula Bridge



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