The role of the Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Bridge Control Centre is to monitor the overall operation of the bridge. The centre, which operates 24 hours a day, will enable staff to respond quickly in the event of undesired accidents or activities. The centre was launched yesterday morning.
It was officiated by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Ingenieur Awang Haji Suhaimi Bin Haji Gafar, Minister of Development and Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Mutalib bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Dato Paduka Haji Muhammad Yusof, Minister of Transport and Infocommunications.
The Brunei Bridge Authority was entrusted to monitor and maintain the Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Bridge on the 17th of March 2020, followed by active and continuous monitoring of the bridge on the 17th of December 2020. To ease the general operations monitoring, 294 CCTV cameras were installed along the bridge.
Source: Radio Television Brunei