AL Garhoud Maintenance Facility for Marine Light Vessels at Dubai Creek
Location: Dubai, UAE
Client: Roads & Transport Authority (RTA)
Contractor: Dutco Balfour Beatty LLC
Consultants: Consultant HSS
The purpose of the project was to provide maintenance for marine light vessels at the Al Garhoud, Dubai Creek.
Ensuring the safety of the existing Al Garhoud Bridge, the automatic online monitoring method was adopted.
Encardio-rite was awarded the sub-contract for the monitoring work of the project. The scope of work included conducting a pre-construction (dilapidation) condition survey of bridge piers and building a viaduct, supply, installation, manual & automatic monitoring of tilt meters and manual & automatic surveying.
Data from both tilt meters and geodetic instruments was recorded with automatic data loggers and automatic total stations and was transferred to the server using GSM/GPRS, to provide online data for the stakeholder.