Articles tagged under: highways

Foundation stone laying ceremony of six lane conversion of Sarkhej – Chiloda highway on Monday

September 23, 2018
Foundation stone laying ceremony of six lane conversion of Sarkhej – Chiloda highway on Monday

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Vijaybhai Rupani will lay foundation stone for six-lane highway between Sarkhej-Gandhinagar-Chiloda at Civil Hospital Campus, Sola, in Ahmedabad on Monday at 9.30 a. m. The works for six-lane national highway number 147 between Sarkhej-Gandhinagar-Chiloda will be done at a cost of Rs. 867-Crore, which included flyovers and elevated corridors works. The occasion will also be graced by Deputy Chief Minister Mr. Nitinbhai Patel, Union Minister of Sta...Read More

Road improvement works in Gujarat worth Rs 200 crore approved by Centre

September 13, 2018
Road improvement works in Gujarat worth Rs 200 crore approved  by Centre

New Delhi: Union Minister of State for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Chemical & Fertilizers, Shri Mansukh L Mandaviya today announced sanctioning of road construction and improvement works worth around Rs 200 crore for improving the connectivity between five States – Gujarat, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Diu. He said, nearly 33,000 kilometres of National Highways have been constructed in the last four years, and work is underway on another 53,000 kilomet...Read More

Bhoomi poojan performed for Rs 820 crore Nari – Adhelai four lane highway on Bhavnagar – Dholera route

August 12, 2018
Bhoomi poojan performed for Rs 820 crore Nari – Adhelai four lane highway on Bhavnagar – Dholera route

Bhavnagar: Bhoomi poojan for construction of 33.3 km long Rs 820 crore four-lane highway connecting Nari to Adhelai via Sanesh and Madhiya in Bhavnagar district was performed today by Vice President of India Shri Venkaiah Naidu. 33.3 km four lane highway will be constructed using cement - concrete. The target of completion of this project is 30 months. The stretch which is part of National Highway 751 will be located between Bhavnagar and Dholera. It will have 6 major bridges, 1 flyover, 1.3...Read More

NHAI invites bid for 8 NH stretches in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Bihar, WB

August 07, 2018
NHAI invites bid for 8 NH stretches in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Bihar, WB

National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has invited bids for Second Bundle of national highways under the TOT(Toll Operate Transfer) model. The bundle consists of 8 stretches of national highways in the states of Rajasthan, Gujarat, Bihar and West Bengal. Total length of project is 586.552 km There are 12 Toll Plazas on these 8 road stretches. The Bid Due Date is 5th Nov 2018. Concessionaires have to quote Bid Concession Fee against NHAI's estimated Initial Estimated Concession Value (I...Read More

8-day old truck and transport strike ends

July 27, 2018
8-day old truck and transport strike ends

Ahmedabad: Akhil Gujarat Truck Transport Association has today evening issues a circular, stating that the 8-day old nationwide truck and transport strike has been called off, in accordance with the directives of the All India Motor Transport Congress. The issues for which the strike call was given have been resolved and truckers will resume duties shortly. The development took place after Transport Congress's meeting with union minister Nitin Gadkari today. The All India Motor Transport Cong...Read More

Ministry of Road Transport & Highways notifies increase in Truck Axle Load

July 18, 2018
Ministry of Road Transport & Highways notifies increase in Truck Axle Load

New Delhi:  The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways has issued a notification increasing permissible truck axle load. As per the amended rules, the   maximum safe axle weight of each axle type in relation to the transport vehicles (other than motor cabs), with  regard to the size, nature and number of tyres would be as follows :   Maximum Safe Axle Weight Sl. Axle Type Maximum Safe Axle No.   Weight 1. Single Axle   1.1 Single Ax...Read More

Rajkot to get six-lane elevated flyover at Gondal Chokdi in two years: Mandaviya

July 06, 2018
Rajkot to get six-lane elevated flyover at Gondal Chokdi in two years: Mandaviya

Rajkot: The city of Rajkot will get a six-lane flyover at Gondal chokdi. Rs 88 crore six-lane elevated flyover will be constructed in two years period, sad union minister of state for road and transport Mansukh Mandaviya in Delhi on Thursday. In response to representation made by locals including the MLAs from Rajkot, city Mayor and Shapar - Veraval Industrial Association's office bearers Mandaviya had visited Gondal Chokdi area last April during his Rajkot visit and instructed the highway ...Read More

Pilgrim town Ambaji may get bypass highway

June 30, 2018
Pilgrim town Ambaji may get bypass highway

Ambaji: Pilgrim town Ambaji will get a bypass highway which will divert the traffic to and from Rajasthan to a bypass and make the pilgrim town free from traffic of trucks and other highway vehicles. At present, the trucks and other highway vehicles need to pass through the pilgrim town on way to and from neighbouring state Rajasthan. A new bypass which ay come up next to GMDC ground will solve the issue of traffic in Ambaji town as highway vehicles will be diverted to bypass on way to Abu Ro...Read More

Work for widening/strengthening of section of Dandi Heritage route kicks off

June 10, 2018
Work for widening/strengthening of section of Dandi Heritage route kicks off

Nadiad (Gujarat): Union Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways, Shipping, Chemicals and Fertilizers Mansukh Mandaviya today performed the formal ground breaking for widening and strengthening of Nadiad-Bhumel section on the Dandi Heritage route here. The work would incur a cost of around Rs 26 crore. Mandaviya on the occasion said that the former PM Manmohan Singh ji had announced the development of Dandi Heritage route in 2005 but till 2014 only the resurfac...Read More

Six killed in road mishap on Ahmedabad Vadodara High way

May 27, 2018
Six killed in road mishap on Ahmedabad Vadodara High way

Anand: Altogether six people including 3 woman and a child died in a road mishap near Adas village on Ahmedabad-Vadodara National Highway today. Police said a speeding dumper coming towards Anand jumped off its lane and hit a car coming in the opposite lane head on. Six people sitting in the car including the driver died on the spot. DeshGujaratRead More

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