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Bann Bridge

Project: Coleraine to Londonderry Track Renewal Project – Bann Bridge

Client: Translink

 

Refurbishment of Bann Bridge in Coleraine as part of Coleraine to Londonderry Track Renewal Project. The bridge, which opened in March 1924, is a multi-span steel structure (total length 240m) with a central bascule lifting span to permit access of river traffic into Coleraine. Works included:

  • Temporary  propping and turf coat encapsulated scaffolding system with fully boarded platform & walkways along either side to facilitate works
  • Replacement of strengthening plates & rivets
  • Repairs to longitudinal beam flanges
  • Concrete replacement & spalled concrete repairs
  • Preparation, cleaning down & painting steel work
  • Overhaul of the bridge lifting equipment
  • Upgrade of the bridge lifting signal equipment hut