The Ndumoto 3 Bridge

The Ndumoto 3 Bridge spans 215 meters across the Ndumoto seasonal river. The river causes extensive flooding in the area which necessitated a bridge of such length. The bridge has adopted a 2 T shaped abutment on both ends.

The Ndumoto 3 Railway Bridge

The Ndumoto 3 Railway Bridge

Construction of the Ndumoto 3 railway bridge across Ndumoto rivers is at an advanced stage. Currently the contractor, CRBC Section 7 is undertaking joining works between the each pair of T beams on the bridge. The pair of beams have to be joined by welding of steel cables.

The Ndumoto 3 bridge spans 215m across the river.

The Ndumoto 3 bridge spans 215m across the river.

Track surface if the Ndumoto 3 bridge. The middle section will have another set of tracks.

Track surface if the Ndumoto 3 bridge. The middle section will have another set of tracks.

The bridge, which spans 215 metres across the seasonal river, is expected to solve the perennial flooding which takes place at that point. The bridge is located at chainage DK341+350.00.

To Mombasa direction. Track laying is currently at Masimba Railway station.

To Mombasa direction. Track laying is currently at Masimba Railway station.

The surface of the bridge has rail tracks already laid although an extra pair is expected to be laid before final completion. Normally bridges have 2 pairs of tracks on them.