Rhine Bridge Leverkusen

Segment installed successfully

Over two days, the first segment of the superstructure for the bridge over the Rhine River in Leverkusen with an overall length of 66 m was successfully transferred from its pre-assembly area parallel to the A59 to its final position by means of an SPMT (self-propelled modular transporter).

This required the closure of the A59 from 10.00 p.m. on Friday, 4 March 2022 until 5.00 a.m. on Monday, 7 March 2022.

Technical data for the installed superstructure segment:

  • Overall length approx. 66 m
  • Overall width approx. 34 m
  • Overall height approx. 4 m
  • Total weight approx. 1,100 t





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