Civil Designer Showcase

ATLANTIS CORRIDOR INTEGRATED RAPID TRANSIT SYSTEM

At Knowledge Base we are proud to showcase the achievements of our successful clients who continue to make a big difference through the work they do. HHO Africa (www.hho.co.za) is a well established and broad based consulting civil engineering company, recognised for their excellence in planning and design through numerous awards for technical excellence, innovative and environmental sensitivity.

HHO Africa were appointed by the City of Cape Town to undertake the design of the first phase of an integrated bus rapid transport system for metropolitan Cape Town. The aspects of the work can be summarized into the following categories:
  • Conceptual infrastructure design of busways, stations, depot, NMT facilties and feeder infrastructure
  • EIA processes
  • Land use impact, aquisition and planning approvals
  • Detailed design of 40km of BRT lanes and busways (including structures and road pavements purpose designed for the heavier IRT vehicles)
  • Detailed design of 16 Trunk stations including substructures and superstructures
  • Design of feeder stops along feeder service routes
  • NMT facilities (along busway and 500m around trunk stations)
  • Detailed design of two BRT Depots including Architectural design
  • In tersection signalisation design and accommodation of universal access infrastructure
A project management team was established to fully project manage the station and depot components and to time manage the overall project. Separate professional teams have been assembled to handle each aspect of the works.

HHO Africa coordinated and managed the fee payment of all the professional teams and undertook all project administration CAPEX: R1,6 billion

 
ATLANTIS CORRIDOR INTEGRATED RAPID TRANSIT SYSTEM
Bus Lane and Trunk Station


ATLANTIS CORRIDOR INTEGRATED RAPID TRANSIT SYSTEM
Typical Median Bus Station


ATLANTIS CORRIDOR INTEGRATED RAPID TRANSIT SYSTEM
Typical Median Bus Station : Layout


 
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