Bridge over the Volga River in the city of Tver (Western Bridge)

DESCRIPTION

The bridge is located in a densely populated area of the city of Tver and includes a highway from the St. Petersburg highway to Kalinina prospect
(the area of Komsomolskaya Square — Tmaka River) passing in parallel to the railway bed, with reconstruction of the highway overcrossing over the railway tracks
on the St. Petersburg highway (Gorbaty Bridge), construction of the bridge over the Volga River (Western
bridge), reconstruction of the railway overcrossing over Kalinina prospect. Road category — through street of
citywide importance with controlled traffic.
Length of bridge crossing section:

  • base line – 3003.09 m
  • number of traffic lines – 4
TRAFFIC INTERCHANGE WITH THE
ST.PETERSBURG HIGHWAY:
  • St.Petersburg highway — 693.65 m
  • 4 traffic lanes
  • interchange exit 1 – 340.10 m, 3 traffic lanes
  • interchange exit 2 – 306.7 m, 3 traffic lanes
  • interchange exit 3 – 94.2 m, 1 traffic lane
TRAFFIC INTERCHANGE AT THE KOMSOMOLSKAYA SQUARE:
  • Kalinina prospect — Lenina prospect – 282.50 m
  • circlular movement – 453.33 m
Number of traffic lanes:
  • Kalinina prospect – 8
  • Lenina prospect – 4
  • circlular movement – 3
 STRUCTURES COMPOSEDOF BRIDGE CROSSING MOTOR ROAD BRIDGE ACROSS THE VOLGA RIVER
  • full metal continuous superstructure
  • abutments and intermediate piers are of reinforced concrete on pile foundation
  • bridge length – 349.57 m
  • bridge diagram – 99+126+99
  • area – 13301 m²
HIGHWAY VIADUCT OVER RAILWAY TRACKS ALONG TO THE ST.PETERSBURG
HIGHWAY (GORBATY BRIDGE)
  • continuous composite reinforced concrete
  • superstructures of individual design
  • viaduct length – 158.47 m
  • viaduct diagram – 40+47+40
  • area – 4136 m²
RAILWAY VIADUCT OVERKALININA PROSPECT. FLYOVER OF THE NORTHERN APPROACH
  • beam steel non-continuous superstructure of individual design with a roadway below
  • viaduct length – 70.9 m
  • viaduct diagram – 27+27
  • number of ways – 2
  • area – 886.25 m²
WORK ON THE PROJECT

«Design documentation» stage
ŽŽ general design
ŽŽ undergoing of main state expert review
«Working documentation» stage
ŽŽ general design

CUSTOMER

Department of Architecture
and Construction of Administration of the town of Tver

GENERAL DESIGNER

SC«Institute Giprostroymost-Saint-Petersburg»

DESIGN PERIOD

«Design documentation» stage; 2013 — 2014
«Working documentation» stage; 2014