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The ambitious Coastal Road project achieved a milestone on completion of a two-km long tunnel recently and has started digging on the second tunnel, which is likely to be completed by December 2022. As per the project plan, two tunnels are to be constructed from Priyadarshani Park to Chhota Chowpatty near the Marine lines. The total length of the tunnels is 2.70 km of which 2 km of work of the first tunnel has been completed. The tunnels are being constructed for two-way movement of vehicles. The Coastal Road, which will ease traffic in the city, is a project made on reclaimed roads, interconnecting bridges and tunnels, spanning a total length of 10.58 km. It is being constructed from Princess Street flyover to Bandra Worli Sea Link with 4x4 lanes. The total diameter of the tunnel is 12.19 meters and a well-equipped emergency control room has also been set up to tackle any untoward incident in the tunnel. In addition to this, 11 cross passages are also constructed for emergencies. Excavation work is being carried out with the help of a Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) said to be one of the biggest tunneling machines in India with a 12.19 diameter and a weight of 2,800 tons, according to Chief Engineer of Coastal Road Project, Vijay Nighot.
In its bid to fast-track dispute resolution and avoid the tendency of challenging such awards, the Union Transport ministry has constituted a committee to examine all arbitral awards or court orders where the settlement amount

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The Telangana government has initiated ground work for the construction of a ₹17,000 crore, 340-km regional ring road project. The survey for land acquisition to develop the 158-km northern leg of the project has been

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The National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation has started the construction work on the 230-km long Kargil-Zanskar national

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The National Highways Authority of India has started the construction work on the Urban Extension Road-II (UER-II) project, also referred to as the Third

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Ashoka Buildcon has emerged as the lowest (L-1) bidder for the ₹829.49 crore NHAI road project. It includes 6 laning from Belgaum to Sankeshwar bypass

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The National Highways Authority of India has invited bids for the construction of greenfield road connectivity to the upcoming international airport in

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The Border Roads Organization (BRO), has constituted a new project "Yojak" to build more tunnels like Atal Tunnel and maintain the connecting roads

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Tamil Nadu Government has cleared the construction of three new flyovers in Chennai involving an investment of ₹335 crore. The two flyovers

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The Ministry of Road, Transport and Highways has floated a tender for the construction of four-lane greenfield national highway project

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Adani Enterprises (AEL) has secured a contract to build three sections of the Ganga Expressway with a length of 464-km of the 594-km Ganga

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Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways has laid foundation stones of national highway projects worth ₹14,169 crore in Mathura

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Bihar government has planned to construct ₹15,000 crore ring road projects in the state capital. It is building six ring road projects across six districts in

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The National Highway Authority of India has floated tenders for converting the Pune-Bengaluru National Highway-4 bypass from Narendra cross

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Decks have finally been cleared for the Navegaon Nagzira Tiger Reserve (NNTR) road corridor on NH6 (NH53) running between Sakoli and Deori in Nagpur

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The Union transport minister has laid the foundation stones for multiple road projects involving an investment of ₹5,885 crore in Uttar Pradesh

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The wholly-owned subsidiary of IRB Infrastructure Developers, Palsit Dankuni Tollway Private Limited, has achieved financial closure for six-laning

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According to ICRA Ratings, the toll road projects will benefit from the high wholesale price index (WPI) inflation as it will lead to an increase in toll

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The Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari has approved ₹7,000 crore road projects for Goa. The newest approval is in addition to the ₹1,250 crore road projects sanctioned earlier. The minister said

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Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) has hastened the ₹26,831.21 crore eastern and western ring road projects in Pune with the road building agency having recently completed the land measurement of

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