North Manama Causeway

The largest infrastructure project ever undertaken in Bahrain

Motorways & Roads
  • Manama, Bahrein
  • Bridges & Viaducts, Motorways & Roads
  • Completed: 2013


Total investment


  • Two 1.4 km bridges;
  • Single-span bridge length 51,4 m;
  • 2.5 km of new roads;
  • Loop Flyover viaduct length 237 m.


The North Manama Causeway Bridge is the largest infrastructure project ever undertaken in Bahrain. It consists of a double bridge leading to the Bahrain Financial Harbour business centre and a double viaduct consisting of two 1.4 km bridges along Manama’s busiest avenue. The project also includes 2.5 km of new roads.

The project concerned the substantial upgrade of the existing King Faisal Highway, which is the main artery crossing the capital of Bahrain on a north-south axis, and the upgrade of the King Faisal Highway/Al Fateh junction into a two-level separated junction.

Companies involved

Rizzani de Eccher

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