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.
|Girder No Sequence||RBE 32S-XX-XXX|
|Load Level||Standard Load Level PRC|
|Reinforced Steel||7.35 Tonnes|
|Steel Strand||2.82 Tonnes|
|Volume of Concrete||53.71m cubed|
|Deck Width||2.3 metres|
|Beam Depth||2.5 metres|
The first beam was casted on 14.07.2015