Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation Ltd.
Transforming Maharashtra's Transport Landscape
Flyovers & Junction Improvements where work is completed - Mahim Causeway

Introduction

The budgeted work of construction of flyover bridge at Mahim Causeway was considered as a part of Proposed West Island Freeway. While designing and fixing the alignment of this flyover it was decided to give relief to the congestion of traffic plying from South Mumbai to International Airport.

After commencement of the work of flyover, "Maharashtra State Road Development Corp. Ltd." was formed and it was decided that all the projects of flyover are to be executed by MSRDC Ltd. and thus after the completion of 50% work of flyover, this flyover was handed over to MSRDC Ltd. for further execution. This bridge is one of the 55 flyover bridges mega project of State Government and the cost of the flyover is Rs. 15.95 crores.

Flyovers & Junction Improvements where work is completed
        - Mahim Causeway
The said flyover at present will help to reduce the traffic congestion on S. V. Road Junction on Western Express Highway at Mahim Causeway, Mumbai. Now, the Central Government has given clearance from Environmental Department for proposed West Island freeway, this flyover will work as one of the part of the proposed West Island Freeway in future.

Salient Features

Owner Public Works Department, Maharashtra
Entrepreneur Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation Ltd.
Contractor M/s U. P. State Bridge Corporation Ltd.
Project Management Consultant Public Works Department, Maharashtra
Design Consultant Design Circle, Navi Mumbai

Technical Aspects

Length of Bridge 670 M
Bridge 287 M
Approaches Ramp towards Kalanagar 140 M
Ramp towards Reclamation 124 M
Ramp towards fire bridge 119 M
Span Prestressed Concrete Box girders for one span R.C.C. Box girders for seven span Three spans for traffic underneath
Carriageway 7 m width carriageway on either side of 1.2 m wide median verge 0.65 m width R.C.C. Deflecting type crash barrier
Cost of work Rs. 15.95 crores
Date of commencement 10th June 1996
Date of Bridge open to traffic 6th May 1999
Scheduled Date of completion 10th September 1999