Museum of The Future - Metro & Jet Link Bridge

Sutton Role:

Commissioning Management Contractor – Sutton providing Commissioning Management support to the Main & MEPD subcontractor on the project, assisting with production of commissioning deliverables and witnessing of all commissioning activities.



Project Details:

The Museum of the Future is a visionary cultural institution of UAE.

Museum of the future comprises of two bridges metro and jet link bridge. The Metro link bridge will connect the existing RTA Emirates Towers Metro station and the Museum of the Future development. The Metro Link Bridge is approximately 270m in length and will run nearly parallel to the Sheikh Zayed Road towards the southern tail end of the Museum.

The Jet Link Bridge is approximately 80m in length and will connect the Museum of the Future with existing Emirates Towers Building. The Jet bridge is approximately.

Both bridges will be pedestrian foot bridges with a square profile of varying width with kinks and pockets to create a unique movement along the bridge and a variety of different internal spaces. The bridges are predominantly solidly clad to reduce solar heat gain and cooling loads. Discrete sections of glazed walls and skylights will offer optimum views of the Museum as users migrate along the bridge and offer natural lighting.