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Bridge over AP-7 Highway

Bridge over AP-7 Highway
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These four lane bridge, constructed over the AP-7 Alicante-Cartagena Highway, represents one of the main connections for the local network of the coastal area of Orihuela, in the Costa Blanca (Spain).

Main features

  • Total span: 65 m., formed by two isostatic vanes of 32,50 m separated by a circular central pile with a diameter of 1,20m. 
  • Every vane is supported by 3 through beams of 1,60 m cantus.
  • Bridge Deck: Length: 65m. Wide: 20 m
  • Dual road with 2 lines for every direction, and 2 m wide sidewalks in every side.
  • Integrated infraestructure for electrical installations, Water and Sewerage pipelines embedded inside the structure.
  • All the works were made with the highway opened to traffic.


Ministerio de Fomento / Ministry of Public Works

Ayuntamiento de Orihuela / Orihuela Municipality


Construction dead line:
7 meses / 7 months

Finishing works:
July 2012