Each phase of the project was given an additional extension of contract due to the successful completion done in a timely manner. The main objective of the project was to ensure communities are connected to the main cities with adequate infrastructure, especially over water bodies. Over 1,000 bridges were constructed in urban and rural areas of Sri Lanka by Foresight Engineering as part of the Rural Bridge Project. The construction of these bridges will facilitate in creating plenty of opportunities for rural and estate communities, while reducing travelling time and distance, bridging the gap between remote areas and cities.Bridging communities together through the enhancement and development of bridges in rural estate areas.
These projects were backed by Janson Bridges and Cleveland Bridges.
Three phase project comprising of 210, 618, and 490 bridges have been completed and 480 bridges are currently under implementation.
The remaining 480 bridges will be completed and handed over by the end of 2020.