The SGR T-Beam Girder Specifications

The SGR T-Beam Railway Girder is made using Chinese Standards as specified by the P.R.C. The load level is of a standard train with maximum load and all other factors taken into consideration. It spans 32 meters and weighs upto 142 tonnes.

The T-Beam girders are manufactured at Section 7 site at Emali. Due to the massive weight of each girder, they are hoisted by Gantry cranes installed on the site. They will be transported by rail to installation points along the new railway. The following table shows specifications for the beams.

Span32 metres
Lenth32.6 metres
Girder No SequenceRBE 32S-XX-XXX
Load LevelStandard Load Level PRC
Weight142.25 Tonnes
Reinforced Steel7.35 Tonnes
Steel Strand2.82 Tonnes
Volume of Concrete53.71m cubed
Deck Width2.3 metres
Beam Depth2.5 metres
Casting Date14.07.2015

The T-Beam during transportation to the storage location after casting.

The T-Beam during transportation to the storage location after casting.

The first beam was casted on 14.07.2015