With the total length of the bridge and connecting lines exceeding 32km, Taizhou Bay Bridge is an important part of Zhejiang Coastal Highway, also known as Double Line of Ningbo-Taizhou-Wenzhou Highway. The total contract value is estimated at CNY4.5 billion (US$702 million). Taizhou is located 300 km south ofShanghai and 230 km southeast of Hangzhou, the provincial capital.
Being the first PPP trial project in Zhejiang Province, it is also a key project of Ministry of Transport and Zhejiang Province. It is also the first large-scale infrastructure project undertaken by CSCEC in Zhejiang Province.
With the total length of 1.6 km and standard width of 40 m, Zhuzhou Tiedong Road is designed to be bi-directional six-lane trunk road. The total contract value is estimated at CNY590 billion (US$92 million).
CSCEC is a Chinese construction company ranked the 3rd largest in the world (1st according to International Construction) and the 20th largest general contractor in terms of overseas sales.