Restoration of the Pede railway viaduct: substructure - Dilbeek


Reinforcing concrete slabs and pillars Pede viaduct in Dilbeek.

In the context of construction of the 3rd and 4th tracks between Brussels-South and Sint-Katarina-Lombeek, the railway line was doubled. The viaduct construction is subject to the regulations governing historic buildings and sites. The surroundings are classified as biologically valuable.

The project comprises:

reinforcing the existing foundations via grout piles and post-tensioning through the existing slabs to support the weight of 2 new cantilevered railway bridges.

Since 1998 Franki Construct has been part of Willemen Groep, the largest family construction group in Belgium.


Project Details

Special features 
The regulations governing historic buildings and sites were respected // listed monument
Rollestraat, Dilbeek, Vlaams Brabant, Belgium
Engineering Office 
TUC Rail
Construction period
1 year 2 months
Start work
End of work