DPWH to Begin Construction Works on Two Bridges in the Philippines

DPWH to Begin Construction Works on Two Bridges in the Philippines

Philippines Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is set to begin construction work on the Estrella-Pantaleon and Binondo-Intramuros bridges in the Philippines by next week. The two bridges are being constructed using Chinese grants that have been allocated...
Peru Highway Construction Underway

Peru Highway Construction Underway

Construction is underway on the new highway connecting Peru’s second city, Arequipa, with Moqeugua. The project is costing US$125.5 million and is due for completion in 2020. The work is challenging, not the least because the route runs through a mountainous area. The...
Azerbaijan Highway Widening Project Commencing

Azerbaijan Highway Widening Project Commencing

Work is now starting on a new highway widening project in Azerbaijan. The project will upgrade the road connecting capital Baku with the cities of Shamakhi and Yevlakh. The improvement works call for the route to be widened from a single lane in either direction at...
DoR Calls Tender for Construction of First Tunnel Road

DoR Calls Tender for Construction of First Tunnel Road

The government has called a global tender for the construction of much-hyped 2.69-kilometre-long Nagdhunga to Naubise tunnel project. The Department of Roads (DoR) had published a tender notice for this project on August 9. The DoR has given a deadline of October 10...
Romania Speeds Up Motorway Work, including A1 TENT Route

Romania Speeds Up Motorway Work, including A1 TENT Route

Romania’s transport ministry has cut red tape to speed up 13 road projects this year. Work was stepped up on around 169km of motorway, including contracts on several projects to complete the A1 motorway. The section between Lugoj and Deva is set for the end of the...