Soon, visiting Qutub Minar to get convenient! Delhi government to decongest area with new two-km elevated road
The elevated road between 100 feet road in Chhattarpur and IGNOU will decongest choked roads and will also divert traffic going towards Qutub Minar and Gurgaon.
Aug 16, 2019
ADB to provide $200 million for all-weather rural road project in Maharashtra
It highlighted that Maharashtra accounted for almost 15 per cent of the gross domestic product in 2016-17.
Aug 08, 2019
Funding push: NHAI to ramp up toll-operator-transfer route, launch InvIT, security toll receipts
While the initial plan was to monetise public-funded highway projects in two tranches totalling 1,073 km in the current fiscal, the NHAI may end up exercising the option thrice in 2019-20 on the gover
Surya Sarathi Ray
Aug 03, 2019
Coastal road project: SC refuses to stay Bombay HC’s quashing of CRZ clearance
Three separate appeals have been filed by the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai, Larsen and Toubro and HCC HDC JV against the HC order that had stopped work on the coastal road project, saying t
Jul 27, 2019
Delhi’s first triple-deck train-vehicular flyover-underpass to decongest Mehrauli-Badarpur road; details
Delhi Metro's operator, will collaborate on a comprehensive plan, for the construction of Delhi's first triple deck train-vehicular flyover-underpass at the Mehrauli-Badarpur corridor.
Jul 22, 2019
Nitin Gadkari’s mantra on toll collection: Pay for good service; government does not have enough funds
Seeing some members expressing concerns over toll collection in different parts of the country, the Union Minister said that the money collected through toll from those areas which have capacity to pa
Jul 18, 2019
Kartarpur Corridor project: 4-lane highway linking Gurdaspur-Pakistan for devotees to be ready by September
Kartarpur Sahib Corridor: The construction work on the four-lane highway towards the international border is progressing in full swing and half of the work of the entire corridor’s project is alread
Jul 18, 2019
Relief from Delhi traffic jam, pollution menace? How RFID technology at toll booths can be game-changer
SDMC has set up public help booths close to the aforementioned toll plazas. Drivers can collect RFID tags from these public booths. Subsequently, the device is installed on the vehicles' windshields.
Jul 18, 2019
RTR flyover opens! Travel with ease from South Delhi, Noida to IGI airport via Rao Tula Ram flyover
The newly built 2.7 km long RTR flyover branches out of Munirka flyover and ends before the Army Research and Referral Hospital, located near Subroto Park that is close to National Highway (NH) 8.
Jul 16, 2019
Big infra boost from Modi Cabinet! Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana-III gets nod; to connect major rural areas
Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana: The scheme aims to give a major developmental boost to unconnected villages and its habitation routes.
Jul 10, 2019
Highways construction off to brisk start in FY20
First two months of fiscal have seen roads being built at a pace of 28.5 km/day even as project awards are yet to shed last year’s sluggishness
Surya Sarathi Ray
Jul 08, 2019
CM Kamal Nath meets Nitin Gadkari over road projects in Madhya Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath met Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari here on Tuesday and discussed issues relating to national highways in the state.
Jul 02, 2019
Lucknow-Agra Expressway: No more over-speeding! E-challans to be issued if journey is completed under 3 hours
UPEIDA has recently issued a statement, stating that to keep a record of the vehicle’s exit and entry times, arrangements have been made at the Lucknow-Agra Expressway toll plaza - at Agra (21 km) a
Jul 01, 2019
Anil Ambani’s Reliance Infra’s Delhi-Agra toll road sale to close by August end
The Delhi-Agra toll road is the 180-km six-lane toll road connecting Delhi and Agra on National Highway 2.
Jun 28, 2019
Versova-Bandra Sea Link to reduce travel time from 90 minutes to 10 minutes! Reliance Infra bags project
Reliance Infrastructure has announced that it has bagged the Versova-Bandra Sea Link project contract from Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) in Mumbai.
Jun 26, 2019
RTR flyover in Delhi set to open! Rao Tula Ram flyover to connect South Delhi to IGI airport soon
Once the flyover will be ready, over one lakh residents will benefit from it on an everyday basis. It will also reduce the airport-bound traffic congestion on the roads to a great extent.
Jun 25, 2019
Cue for India? Australia conducts world’s first trial to create roads with industrial waste
This initiative has been taken with an aim to lower the pollution levels and the greenhouse gases emitted during the production of concrete for construction of roads. The concrete contributes 7% of al
Jun 20, 2019
Highway construction: Steady pace, but private investments still elusive
Though the PPP segment has faltered and reliance on state-funded projects risen, highway construction has steadily grown under NDA.
Jun 13, 2019
How NHAI hopes to garner Rs 9,000 crore under TOT model in FY20
To soon invite requests for proposal for two TOT tranches, measuring a total of 970 km
Surya Sarathi Ray
Jun 10, 2019
Creating network of highways and expressways: Gadkari plans attractive schemes for private infrastructure firms
“We are planning to rope in an Indian expert with experience in global economy for advising the NHAI on asset monetisation,” Road transport and highways minister Nitin Gadkari said in an interview
Jun 10, 2019
Nitin Gadkari is Roads and Highways Minister! All about this master administrator, man with a mission in Modi 2.0 Cabinet
During his first stint as Road Transport and Highways Minister, Nitin Gadkari revived highway projects worth Rs 3.85 lakh crore which were stuck.
May 31, 2019
Noida-Greater Noida Expressway to be redeveloped soon with new underpasses! Details here
After the 2019 general elections get over, the expressway will be renewed and reconstructed with bitumen technology. Four underpasses will be constructed on the expressway which will provide seamless
May 21, 2019
NHAI to foreclose or terminate 5-7 stuck road projects of IL&FS
The NHAI has directed its officials to arrive at valuation of the work done by IL&FS for the termination payment.
May 14, 2019
Kerala CM upset over ‘stalling’ of Rs 26k-crore NH project
Land acquisition has been always been a problematic and long-drawn process in densely populated Kerala, and the NH widening project had been riddled by protesting landowners.
M Sarita Varma
May 09, 2019
Bharatmala project: 5,700 km of projects awarded under the ambitious infrastructure project
Bharatmala project is an umbrella programme undertaken by the Modi government. Under this mega project, 34,800 km of highways would be constructed at a cost of Rs 5.35 lakh crore.
Apr 23, 2019
Purvanchal Expressway: Work for one of India’s longest expressways in progress! Details here
With the commencement of this project, it is being expected that the expressway will provide seamless connectivity to 9 districts of Uttar Pradesh namely, Lucknow, Amethi, Azamagarh, Ghazipur, Faizaba
Apr 16, 2019
Finance Ministry to service railway loans for ‘nationally important’ projects
The nationally important projects to be funded via the new mechanism include projects in the northeast, apart from others, but are not strategically important projects for which funds come from the d
Apr 04, 2019
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