New 1,500-metre bridge to link Sheikh Zayed Road and Dubai Harbour

The two-lane bridge in each direction will span 1,500 metres.
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Dubai: A two-lane bridge in each direction spanning 1,500 metres will soon connect Sheikh Zayed Road to Dubai Harbour, the seafront district that hosts the region’s marina.

Making the announcement on Sunday, Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General, Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of the RTA, said, “RTA would construct a bridge of two lanes in each direction spanning 1,500 metres and accommodating 6,000 vehicles per hour. The bridge extends from the fifth intersection on Sheikh Zayed Road (near the American University in Dubai) to Dubai Harbour Street. It passes by the intersection of Al Naseem Street with Al Falak Street and crosses over the intersection of King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Street up to Dubai Harbour.”