BANDUNG-Bandung city is becoming an exemplary area in the application of flyover construction with wavy steel and foam cement casting in Indonesia.
The Minister of PUPR, Basuki Hadimuljono said, during the ground breaking event of the construction of the flyover, that Bandung becoming pilot project because of the initiative of the Government and the high level of traffic congestion.
"Aside of the initiative from the City Government of Bandung, the level of traffic congestion in this city is high, so that it becomes the priority in the construction of this kind of flyover. This step is taken as a solution to the traffic issues in a parallel conjuction," he said.
Basuki said that it is possible for another conjuction in Bandung to be build with a flyover with the same technology.
"Especially on a train rail, we could build a flyover with the same technology like this one. In Bandung there are so many train rail in conjuction with public road," he said.
The wavy steel construction and foam cement casting without sandstone can reduce the construction cost up to 70% and can be build 50% faster. (Pun)