Special Projects Management Unit
 
 
Funding Agency : Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) / Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED)
Project Name Project Type Funding Agency Location Length(m) Width (m) Date of Commencement Target Completion Date Description Progress as at
30 June 2020
MAJOR BRIDGES CONSTRUCTION PROJECT OF THE NATIONAL ROAD NETWORK  Reconstruction / New Construction of Bridges Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)    Package 01           10 bridges construction were completed on 31st March 2018 (100 %.)
B01) Bridge No :148/1 on Colombo-Galle-Hambantota -Wellawaya Road (AA002);
Polwathumodara Bridge
165 21.2 Package 01
Civil works
Commencement : 20th March 2015
31st March 2018
(Actual Completed Date)
37 bridges were designed under the project.

Consultancy awarded in Dec. 2013.

Design of 37 bridges were completed by the Consultant.

Package 1 consists of 10 bridges in Southern Province are completed in 31st March 2018.

All 10 bridge construction work completed & opened for traffic.

B02) Bridge No :148/2 on Colombo-Galle-Hambantota -Wellawaya Road (AA002) -
Polwathumodara Box culvert
10.4 21.2
B03) Bridge No.138/4 on Colombo-Galle-Hambantota -Wellawaya Road (AA002) -
Goviyapana bridge
60 21.2
B04) Bridge No.133/2 on Colombo-Galle-Hambantota -Wellawaya Road (AA002)
Kathalu bridge (Pol Oya)
70 21.2
B05) Bridge No.1/1 on Palana - Polwatta Road. (B637),
Polwatte Bridge
120 10.4
B06) Bridge No.166/1 on Colombo-Galle-Hambantota -Wellawaya Road (AA002) -
Wellamadama Bridge
90 10.4
B07) Bridge No.1/4 on Weligama - Kananke (B 465) -
Kole Danda Bridge
57 11.4
B08) Bridge No.15/2 on Galle-Baddegama (B128) -
Kihimbi Ela Bridge
57 10.4
B09) Bridge No: 4/1 on Weligama - Telijjawila (B466)
Denipitiya Bridge
57 11.4
B10) Bridge No: 4/1 on Hakmana-Meella-Talahaganwaduwa (B142)
Denagama Bridge
90 10.4
   Package 2           08 Bridges Construction Completed on 16th October 2018
B11) Bridge No.310/1 on Kandy-Jaffna Road (A009) - Kaithadi Bridge 76 14 Package 02 Civil Works
Commencement : 24th November 2016
16th October 2018 (Actual Completed Date) Package 2 consists of 8 bridges in Northern Province All 08 bridges construction work completed & opened for traffic.
B12) Bridge No.315/1 on Kandy-Jaffna Road (A009) - Navathkuli Bridge 76 14
B13) Bridge No.31/1 on Medawachchiya-Mannar - Thalaimannar Road (A014)
Cheddikulam Bridge
37 13
B14) Bridge No.39/2 on Navathkuli - Karativu - Mannar Road (A032)
Nachchikkudha Bridge
90 10.4
B15) Bridge No.66/5 on Navathkuli - Karativu - Mannar Road (A032)
Pali Aru Bridge
76 10.4
B16) Bridge No.7/1 on Thallady - Arippu - Marichchukkaddi Road (B403) Aru-Kuli 57 10.4
B17) Bridge No.21/1 on Thallady- Arippu - Marichchukkaddi Road (B403) Arippu 76 10.4
B18) Bridge No.39/2 on Thallady - Arippu - Marichchukkaddi Road (B403) Marichchukaddi 95 10.4
RECONSTRUCTION OF 25 BRIDGES IN NATIONAL ROAD NETWORK - LOAN PROJECT Reconstruction /New construction of Bridges Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED)    Package 1           08 Bridges Construction completed on 27th May 2020
B01) Bridge No. 1/1 on Kaduwela - Biyagama Road (AB004) 91.4 14.2 Package 01 Civil Works Commencement :
07th Sep.2015






19th Nov.2019


25 bridges were reconstructed under this project .

Design of bridges: RDA/ Bridge Design Division

Package 1 consists of 8 bridges and dalayed
All 08 bridges construction work completed & opened for traffic.
B02) Bridge No.14/3 on Galagedera - Horana Road (B123) 11.5 9.8
B03) Bridge No.14/8 on Galagedera - Horana Road (B123) 11.5 9.8
B04) Bridge No.11/4 on Kegalle - Bulathkohupitiya - Karawanella Road (AA021) 31.6 9.8
B05) Bridge No.32/1 on Veyangoda - Ruwanwella Road (B445) 19 10
B06) Bridge No.2/2 on Tangalle - Weeraketiya Road (B410) 7 9.8
B07) Bridge No.2/3 on Tangalle - Weeraketiya Road (B410) 7 9.8
B08) Bridge No.10/2 on Ampilanthurai - Veramunai Road (B018) 50 8
   Package 2           Cumulative Physical Progress as at 30th June 2020 is 10.48%.
B09) 39/4 on Kegalle-Bulathkohupitiya - Karawanella Road (AA021) 9.55 17 Package 02 Civil Works Commencement :
23rd Jan. 2020
23rd Oct. 2021 Consultancy awarded in Nov.2019.

Package 2 consists of 9 bridges in Sabaragamuwa Province.

Design of bridges: RDA/ Bridge Design Division & Kandy Design Office
Work is in Progress
B010) Bridge No.20/2 on Galigamuwa-Ruwanwella Road (B127) 9.55 12
B011) Bridge No.16/1 on Galigamuwa-Ruwanwella Road (B127) 19.35 17
B012) Bridge No.2/2 on Dehiowita - Deraniyagala-Noori Road (B093) 7.14 10
B013) Bridge No.5/1 on Dehiowita –Deraniyagala-Noori Road (B093) 32.45 9.8
B014) Bridge No.7/1 on Dehiowita - Deraniyagala-Noori road (B093) 20.13 9.8
B015) Bridge No.8/9 on Dehiowita - Deraniyagala-Noori Road (B093) 20.39 10.9
B016) Bridge No.14/1 on Dehiowita –Deraniyagala-Noori Road (B093) 21.01 10.4
B017) Bridge No.17/1 on Mawanella-Hemmathagama-Singhapitiya Road (B279) 31.08 10.4
Package 3
Bridge No. 75/1 on Katugastota – Kurunegala - Puttalam Road (A 010) 124.4 13.4     Package 3 consists of 9 bridges in Northern, North Western & Western Provinces.

Design of bridges: RDA/ Bridge Design Division & Kandy Design Office
Civil Work:
Contract agreement was signed on 24th of June 2020. Contractor is mobilizing.

Consultancy Services:
Agreement was signed on 15th of May 2020. Consultant is mobilizing.
Bridge No. 76/1 on Katugastota – Kurunegala - Puttalam Road (A 010) 16.5 10.4    
Bridge No. 16/1 on Thoppu – Madampe Road (B 419) 19 9.8    
Bridge No. 78/5 on Navatkuli – Kerativu - Mannar Road (A 032) 57 10.4    
Bridge No. 53/1 on Paranthan – Karachchi - Mullaitivu Road (A 035) 21.6 10.4    
Bridge No. 31/3 on Colombo – Kandy Road (A 001) 25 22.25    
Bridge No. 32/2 on Colombo – Kandy Road (A 001) 38 22    
Bridge No. 3/5 on Battuluoya – Udappuwa - Andimunai Road (B 614) 38 9.8    
Construction of Southern Extension of Baseline Road (Phase III) Land acquisition GOSL Western Province / Colombo District 860 30 23rd May 2018 after court decision 30th June 2021 The proposed road is going to be constructed with 3 lane dual highway of 0.86 km.

Progress of Land Acquisition Process - 79%
Progress of Cleared lots - 37.99% (Perch 411.81)

 

Extent of Land to be acquired : 2.6932 Hectares (1064.81 perch)

Total of lots to be acquired: 200 nos; Dehiwela DS Division - 07nos & Thimbirigasaya DS Division - 193 nos

 

 
     
 
Progress Photographs:
 
Major Bridges Construction Project of National Road Network
  Package 1 (Completed)        
 
 
 
B01: Bridge No :148/1 on Colombo – Galle – Hambantota – Wellawaya Road (AA002): Polwathumodara Bridge
 
B02: Bridge No. 148/2 on Colombo - Galle- Hambantota - Wellawaya Road (AA002): Polwathumodara Box Culvert
Bridge work completed and opened for traffic.
B03: Bridge No.138/4 on Colombo - Galle - Hambantota - Wellawaya Road (AA002): Goviyapana Bridge
Bridge work completed and opened for traffic.
B04: Bridge No.133/2 on Colombo - Galle - Hambantota - Wellawaya Road (AA002): Kathaluwa Bridge
Bridge work completed and opened for traffic.
   
  B05: Bridge No.1/1 on Palana - Polwatta Road ( B637): Polwatta Bridge
Bridge work completed and opened for traffic.
  B06: Bridge No.166/1 on Colombo - Galle - Hambantota - Wellawaya Road (AA002): Wellamadama Bridge
Bridge work completed and opened for traffic.
B07: Bridge No.1/4 on Weligama - Kananke (B465): Koledanda Bridge
Bridge work completed and opened for traffic.
B08: Bridge No.15/2 on Galle - Baddegama (B128):
Kihimbi Ela Bridge

Bridge work completed and opened for traffic.
       
  B09: Bridge No: 4/1 on Weligama - Telijjawila (B466): Denipitiya Bridge
Bridge work completed and opened for traffic.
  B10: Bridge No: 4/1 on Hakmana - Meella - Talahaganwaduwa (B142): Denagama Bridge
Bridge work completed and opened for traffic.
   
  Package 2 (Completed)        
   
  B11: Bridge No:310/1 on Kandy-Jaffna Road (A009): Kaithadi   B12: Bridge No.315/1 on Kandy-Jaffna Road(A009):
Navatkuli
B13: Bridge No 31/1 on Medawachchiya-Mannar-Thalaimannar Road (A014):
Cheddikulam
B14: Bridge No 39/2 on Navatkuli-Kerativu-Mannar Road(A032):
Mandaikallar
   
  B15: Bridge No 66/5 on Navatkuli-Kerativu-Mannar Road(A032):
Pali-Aru
  B16:Bridge No7 /1 on Thallady-Arippu-Marichchukaddi Road(B403):
Aru- Kuli
B17: Bridge No21 /1 on Thallady - Arippu-Marichchukaddi Road(B403):
Arippu
B18: Bridge No39 /2 on Thallady-Arippu-Marichchukaddi Road(B403):
Marichchukaddi
 
Reconstruction of 25 Bridges in National Road Network
  Package 1 (Completed)        
 
 
 
B01: Bridge No :1/ 1 on Kaduwela - Biyagama Road
 
B02: Bridge No. 14/3 on Galagedara - Horana Road.
B03: Bridge No. 14/8 on Galagedara - Horana Road
B04: Bridge No. 11/4 on Kegalle - Karawanella - Bulathkohupitiya Road
 
 
 
B05: Bridge No. 32/1 on Veyangoda - Ruwanwella Road
 
B06: Bridge No. 10/2 on Ampalanthurai - Veeramunai Road
B07: Bridge No. 2/2 on Tangalle - Weeraketiya Road
B08: Bridge No. 2/3 on Tangalle - Weeraketiya Road
  Package 2 (Ongoing)        
   
  B09 – Bridge No. 39/4 on Kegalle-Bulathkohupitiya-Karawanella Road   B10 – Bridge No. 20/2 on Galigamuwa-Ruwanwella Road B11 – Bridge No. 16/1 on Galigamuwa-Ruwanwella Road B12 – Bridge No. 2/2 on Dehiowita-Daraniyagala-Noori Road
           
   
  B13 – Bridge No. 5/1 on Dehiowita-Daraniyagala-Noori Road   B14 – Bridge No. 7/1 on Dehiowita-Daraniyagala-Noori Road B15 – Bridge No. 8/9 on Dehiowita-Daraniyagala-Noori Road B16 – Bridge No. 14/1 on Dehiowita-Daraniyagala-Noori Road
         
         
  B17 – Bridge No. 17/1 on Mawanella-Hemmathagama-Singhapitiya Road      
 
 
Last modified date: 07-Aug-2020