The first stage of the permanent works construction was the installation of piled foundations. This phase of works was completed 5 weeks ahead of programme.
Upon completing the sub-structure, Story’s steelwork subcontractor, M&S Engineering were able to commence with installation of superstructure elements. The steelwork was installed on both dayshifts and nightshifts.
The final section of work involved the cabling and installation of a comprehensive lighting system. The bridge, stairs and ramp sections consisted of 2no different types of lighting; LED luminaire light units which are fixed to each SHS section of the balustrades on the stairs and ramps, and LED inset lighting units for going across the bridge deck.