Detailed design of the section Nudo de la Encina- Xátiva of the new high speed railway access to Levante. Madrid - Castilla la Mancha - Valencian Community - Region of Murcia. Section length: 41.2 km (including 20 viaducts)

Detailed design of the platform and 41.2 km of railway line, including 20 viaducts (bridge), with the following technical features:

Length of bridge:

  • 8 viaducts with a maximum length of 209 m
  • 9 viaducts with a maximum length of 240 m
  • 3 viaducts with a maximum length of 152 m

Number of spans:

  • Maximum number: 5
  • Maximum number: 6
  • Maximum number: 3
  • Maximum length of span:
  • Maximum length: 45 m
  • Maximum length: 45 m
  • Maximum length: 60 m

Construction methods:

  • Precast (girder launching)
  • Full shoring or centering falsework
  • Movable Scaffolding System

Maximum height of piers or columns:

  • Maximum height: 21 m
  • Maximum height: 24 m
  • Maximum height: 22 m

Foundations:

  • Shallow and piled foundations (Diameters: 1, 1.2, 1.5 and 1,8 m)

Client

Administrador de Infraestructuras Ferroviarias (ADIF) (Spanish Railway Authority)

Project Dates

2006 – 2010

Project Figures

Contract Value: 2,808,528 €