Roadways

No toll plazas on National Highways soon? NHAI plans to introduce on-board unit devices; how they will work

The NHAI has already started this move as a pilot project on Delhi-Mumbai highway. Once the pilot project is declared successful, Nitin Gadkari-chaired Road Transport and Highways Ministry will release notification regarding this.
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Mumbai to Nagpur in 8 hours with super communication expressway on which fighter jets can land! 10 cool facts

Mumbai to Nagpur in just 8 hours via a new super expressway! Called the Maharashtra Samruddhi Mahamarg, a super communication expressway is expected to be ready by the end of 2020.

Mumbai Nagpur expressway to be complete by December 2020 News

Jammu-Srinagar national highway opens for stranded vehicles

Mostly trucks carrying essential supplies, were allowed to move towards Kashmir on Sunday, a day after heavy snowfall disrupted traffic on the vital 270-km Jammu-Srinagar national highway.

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Soon use FASTags to buy petrol, pay parking fees! NHAI wants RFID device to be the “Aadhaar for vehicles”

A FASTag is a device, affixed on the windscreen of a vehicle that employs RFID (radio frequency identification) technology for making toll payments directly from the prepaid or savings account linked

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Gadkari inaugurates, lays foundation stones for road projects worth Rs 6,000 cr in Jodhpur

'We also have made sure that even planes could land on and take off from these roads,' Gadkari said, adding that his emphasis has been on quality in work, reduction of cost, bringing new technology in

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Modi government to focus on creating “world-class expressways”; here’s what Nitin Gadkari has said

Nitin Gadkari, the Minister for Road Transport and Highways, has said that in 2019 the focus will be on building a network of "world-class expressways"

Modi government to focus on world-class expressways News

Road construction sees slight jump during April-November

The pace of construction of highways inched up to 24 km per day during the April-November period of the current year from 20.5-km per day in the year-ago period.

Infrastructure News

Road project in UP: SBI-led consortium seeks to replace Era Infra SPV

Looks to open joint stock company Sibmost as concessionaire of four-laning project.

Road sector, highways, National Highways Development Plan, NHDP, contract model fuelled, MEP Infra, HAM road projects News

Road project execution to pick up: Icra

Even as the upcoming general elections in 2019 are expected to affect the length of road projects awarded by the government, construction of projects already awarded is expected to gather pace.

nhai, national highway authority of india, epc route, engineering, procurement and construction News

Nitin Gadkari to lay foundation of highway projects in Arunachal Pradesh

The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari will inaugurate and lay the foundation for national highways projects worth Rs 9,533 crore at separate events in Roing and Ziro in the

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PM Modi-chaired CCEA approves new 4-lane bridge across Ganga river in Bihar; how it will benefit people

Bihar is divided by the Ganga river into two parts, North and South Bihar and the existing four-lane MG Setu, which is a crucial bridge across the river linking the northern part of the state with Pat

Ganga river News

Travel from Banda to Raebareli in just 2.5 hours! PM Modi to inaugurate renovated Raebareli stretch of NH-232

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Sunday dedicate to the nation the renovated 133-km Raebareli stretch of National Highway 232, an important link among Bundelkhand, Chitrakoot, Lucknow and Purvanch

Infrastructure News

Travelling on Yamuna Expressway? Maximum speed limit of 75 kmph imposed; details here

On the Yamuna Expressway, the maximum speed of vehicles for two months, starting from December 15 will be 75 km per hour. This is due to the foggy weather conditions of the winter season and to make t

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Western Peripheral Expressway: Pay this amount from December 15 to use Kundli-Manesar-Palwal expressway

When motorists enter the KMP expressway, they will be issued a ticket through any of the 10 entry-exit points along the 135.6 km-long stretch between Palwal and Kundli. While leaving the expressway, t

Infrastructure News

24 remote villages in Arunachal Pradesh to get a road at last

The residents of 24 notified villages in remote Kangku circle of the district used to depend on roads of neighbouring state Assam even to go out of their villages.

Infrastructure News

Delhi-Mumbai expressway on fast track: Haryana land acquisition completed; soon travel in just 12 hours!

The bidding process for the expressway is currently on and the acquisition of land is ongoing in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra but in Haryana, altogether 80 km, land acquisition h

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No ceiling on Mumbai-Pune Expressway toll amount collection: HC told

The PIL claimed the contractor had already recovered the cost of the project as per its agreement details with the state authorities, and its continuation of toll collection amounts to a "wrongful gai

Infrastructure News

Modi government takes firm step for highway construction! Contractors failing to execute projects to be barred

At present, road contractors add work to their order book even as they fail to execute already bagged projects. This has been a major challenge for the government when it comes to increasing the pace

Infrastructure News

Chardham project: SC asks Centre why NGT order should not be stayed

The NGT had directed the authorities to devise a mechanism to provide pedestrian pathways for devotees who undertake to do 'padyatra' to the religious places viz Yamnotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badr

Infrastructure News

Wonderful! Ladakh to get all weather double-lane road-connectivity

Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir will now be accessible in all weather conditions, giving strategic advantage to the country, Border Roads Organisation (BRO) said Tuesday.

Infrastructure News

New toll policy for national highways! Soon pay only for the stretch on which you travel; check details

The toll policy for national highways, which will be revamped in the next three months will also focus on setting up toll plazas outside cities in order to avoid protests as well as to set a time fram

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NBCC to soon complete 1100 km road work in Koraput: DGM

Koraput Collector K Sudarshan Chakravarthy said connectivity remained a major hindrance for development of the district. If the PMGSY projects and 29 bridges undertaken by NBCC are completed within th

Infrastructure News

Amarinder seeks Gadkari’s intervention for speedy clearance of road projects in historic towns

The chief minister also asked for four-laning of a 21.3 km stretch of the Jalandhar-Kapurthala-Sultanpur Lodhi NH-703-A, which is currently two-laned, at an estimated cost of Rs 260 crore. The highway

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Maharashtra plans to complete 30,000 km rural roads by June next year: CM Devendra Fadnavis

Speaking on the Nagpur-Mumbai Samruddhi Corridor, Fadnavis claimed it would be the smartest expressway in the world and among the longest in the country.

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