Saigon development and construction

Phú Mỹ bridge

The Phú Mỹ suspension bridge is currently under construction and will link districts 7 and 2. This will be the first bridge to connect these two districts.

What we know about the Phú Mỹ bridge

  • Construction started on 9/9/2005
  • Total length 2031 metres
  • Width 27.5 metres
  • Load capacity of 100,000 vehicles per day
  • Built on 45 metre deep water
  • Height of 162.5 metres
  • Budget of 1806.52 billion VND
  • 26 year payback prediction
  • Builders are Freyssinet International et companie (france)
  • and Arcadis (France)
  • Investors include Bilfinger Berger (Germany)
  • and Baulderstone Hornibrook (Australia)
  • BOT Phu My VN, (group of Vietnamese investors)

From the District 7 side. Taken 5/oct/2008






7 October, 2008 - Posted by | Infrastructure | , , , , , ,

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