Rehabilitation and maintenance of reinforced concrete bridges has become an important issue during the last years. More than 40% of the bridges in Egypt were built in the fifties and sixties, and most of these are in urgent need of rehabilitation and 20% of bridges are in critical need of repair.
AICS has a long experience and skills in this filed.
Exchange of the expansion joints is one of the most common applications in the field of bridges maintenance and rehabilitation.
Bearing replacement is also one of the applications of bridges maintenance & rehabilitation. The girders are lifted up slightly using AICS jacks, then the bearing are replaced and then the girders are lowered to their original level.