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Intermodal, Rail and Metro Stations

GÁVEA SOUTH AND EAST STATIONS • RIO DE JANEIRO - BRAZIL

Rio de Janeiro Metro Network Expansion Project, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Client
CJC - Engenharia e Projetos, Ltda.
Location
Rio de Janeiro Metro Network Expansion Project, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Design date
2013 - 2017
Construction date
2014 - 2017
Services
Basic Design (2013 - 2014); Executive Design (2014 – In progress) – Internal Structures Design; Excavation, Earth Retaining and Accesses (Structures); Onsite Technical Assistance
Construction
Riotrilhos / CCRB - Consórcio Construtor Rio Barra
Summary

Structural design of the South and West Stations inserted in two shafts: The first circular with Ø=30m (West) and the second elliptical with 27m along the major axis (South) and 55 - 57m depth respectively. The platforms are built in the lower section of the shafts and in a mining gallery with excavation starting from the shafts.

The design included the internal structures of the two stations, the technical structures and the connection passages between the two shafts, as long as earth retaining systems and cut and cover structures for public accesses with approximately 200m total length, in close proximity to the existing buildings

GÁVEA SOUTH AND EAST STATIONS • RIO DE JANEIRO - BRAZIL

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