New Bridge Ventspils, Latvia

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Contractor:
Free Port of Ventspils Authority
Location:
Ventspils, Latvia
Period of execution:
2007/2008

Project: 
The construction of a new bridge at Ventspils started at the beginning of 2008 and was completed in less than a year’s time. On May 30, 2009, with a festive ceremony, the new bridge over the river Venta was officially opened. In a public poll, inhabitants of Ventspils have chosen the name of the new bridge: Apvedtilts (Bypass Bridge). Apvedtilts is 174 m long and 12 m wide, including the driving part of 7.5 m.

Activities Wiertsema & Partners:
CPT'S, drilling and laboratory analysis.