Regent Street

KEY INFORMATION

Location: Leeds

Client: Balfour Beatty

Value: £2.1 million

Duration: 30 weeks

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Cidon were appointed by Balfour Beatty for the concrete works package for the refurbishment of the Regent Street Flyover bridge on the inner ring road in Leeds city centre.

The Flyover, originally built in the late 1960s, was replaced with a new enhanced structure to ensure traffic flows on the key route decades ahead. The Flyover carries the A64(M) Inner Ring Road over the A61 Regent Street.

UNIQUE FEATURES

  • Fluted columns to central piers
  • High quality F3 abutment walls with sandblasted pattern
  • Congested site due to existing temporary works supporting old structure and city centre location
  • Accelerated programme to bring forward beam installation date prior to Christmas embargo