Closure joint of Vam Sat No. 2 Bridge installed

The Management Board of Traffic Project Investment and Construction under the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City yesterday installed the closure joint  into Vam Sat No. 2 Bridge across Vam Sat River in Ly Nhon commune, Can Gio District after nearly 13 months of construction.

Closure ceremony of Vam Sat No. 2 Bridge (Photo: baogiaothong)

Closure ceremony of Vam Sat No. 2 Bridge (Photo: baogiaothong)

This is an important bridge connecting Ly Nhon commune and the center of Can Gio District and Ho Chi Minh City which meets a demand of increasing transport, exploitation of tourism potentiality and socio-economic development of Can Gio District. 

The Vam Sat No.2 bridge project consists of many items. Of which, the main item is construction of reinforced concrete bridge with a length of 432.7 meters, a width of 10 meters and 11 spans.

The construction project has total investment capital of more than VND 342 billion from the city budget.

It is expected to open to traffic in June 2020.

The Vam Sat No. 1 Bridge had been built and put into exploited in 2015, being replaced a cable-stayed bridge with low allowable load and 4 meter- wide bridge for one lane only. 

BY THIEN NHAN- Translated by Huyen Huong

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