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Metro bridges, Helsinki

Demanding rail bridges

7,500 m of carbon fibre reinforcement

500 m2 of coating

Contract for the reinforcement of the Sahaajankatu and Siilitie metro bridges, Helsinki

A total of 4 bridges were repaired in the project: the Sahaajankatu metro bridges (165 m) and the Siilitie bridges (135 m).

The reinforcement included strengthening the edge cantilevers by casting and waterproofing them; carbon fibre reinforcement of the deck structure; coating of the entire bridge structure; and replacement of bearings.

A total of 7,500 m of carbon fibre tape was installed, and approximately 5,000 m2 of coating was done.