NEW DELHI: In a big boost to city infrastructure, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will offer a loan assistance of Rs 2,470 crore for the construction of Chennai Peripheral Ring Road between the Ennore Port and the East Coast Road.
CHENNAI: All Superintending Engineers (SEs) and Divisional Engineers (DEs) attached to the Construction and Maintenance Wing of National Highways have been directed to comply with the Indian Roads Congress-12-2009 (Guidelines for Access, Location and Layout of Roadside Fuel Stations or Service Stations) for issuing no objection certificate for roadside petroleum retail outlets by oil marketing…
BENGALURU: The Bangalore Development Authority (BDA) has finalised that the Rs 17,061-crore Peripheral Ring Road (PRR) project will be built based on the alignment it had readied in 2007. The route proposed in 2010 stands dropped. Tenders will now be called for in early February with a three-year completion deadline.
NEW DELHI: State-owned National Highways & Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (NHIDCL) has terminated the contract awarded to troubled IL&FS group for building the strategic Zojila tunnel to provide all-weather connectivity between Srinagar, Kargil and Leh.
CHENNAI: In order to improve visibility on roads at night and during winter, the Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MORTH) has decided to do away with the yellow markings on concrete roads and bridges.
BALANGIR (ODISHA): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday launched a slew of projects worth over Rs 1,550 crore for Odisha.
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who will reach Kollam by a helicopter, will inaugurate the Kollam Bypass at a function to be held at the Aashramam Maidan at 4.50 pm. Both the Governor and Chief Minister will attend it. At 5.30 pm, the PM will address BJP’s public meet at Kollam Cantonment Ground. Later, he…
NEW DELHI: Debt-ridden Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS) Thursday said it has received than 30 expressions of interest (EOI) for acquiring its stakes in its 22 assets across its domestic road vertical as a part of its asset monetisation plan.
DHENKANAL: With increasing casualties on Cuttack-Dhenkanal-Angul section of NH-55, Government has decided to expand the highway to four lanes. The 112-km four-lane work of the section will be completed by September 2020. Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid foundation stone through video conference on Monday.
VIJAYAWADA: To improve the basic infrastructure in Vijayawada, the State government has extended financial support to the tune of Rs 134.2 crore under the Critical Infrastructure Investment Plan (CIIP), said City Mayor Koneru Sreedhar. Addressing a press conference here on Wednesday, Sreedhar said that in October, the State government had approved a CIIP project worth…