Articles tagged under: NHAI

Record construction of 534 kilometres of National Highway in one week

January 17, 2021

New Delhi: The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) said it has created a record by constructing 534 km of National Highways (NHs) in the last week commencing 8 January. The Ministry said it has constructed 8,169 km of National Highways (NHs) from April 2020 to 15 January 2021 in the current financial year 2020-21, i.e. with a speed of about 28.16 km per day. During the same period in the last fiscal, 7,573 km roads were constructed, with a speed of 26.11 km per day. The Ministry ...Read More

NHAI gears up for introducing FASTag on National Highways from 1st December

November 21, 2019

New Delhi: National Electronic Toll Collection (FASTag) programme, the flagship initiative of (MoRT&H) and National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has been implemented on pan India basis in order to remove bottlenecks and ensure seamless movement of traffic and collection of user fee as per the notified rates, using passive Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology. To give a major fillip to enhance digital payments and bring in enhanced transparency, the Ministry had manda...Read More

Emergency highway based airstrip to be constructed near Khambhaliya in Gujarat, would be first among total 11 such planned across India under Bharatmala scheme: MoS Mandaviya

November 19, 2018

Gandhinagar: An around 5 km long stretch on the National Highway 151 A near Khambhaliya of Devbhoomi Dwarka district in Gujarat would be developed as an emergency road cum airstrip, which is likely to be the first among the 11 such highway based emergency highway strips planned across India under ambitious Bharatmala project. Addressing a press conference here today Union Minister of state for Road Transport & Highways, Mansukh Mandaviya informed. He said that total 11 plac...Read More

Bhoomi poojan performed for Rs 820 crore Nari – Adhelai four lane highway on Bhavnagar – Dholera route

August 12, 2018

Bhavnagar: Bhoomi poojan for construction of 33.3 km long Rs 820 crore four-lane highway connecting Nari to Adhelai via Sanesh and Madhiya in Bhavnagar district was performed today by Vice President of India Shri Venkaiah Naidu. 33.3 km four lane highway will be constructed using cement - concrete. The target of completion of this project is 30 months. The stretch which is part of National Highway 751 will be located between Bhavnagar and Dholera. It will have 6 major bridges, 1 flyover, 1.3...Read More

NHAI invites bid for 8 NH stretches in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Bihar, WB

August 07, 2018

National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has invited bids for Second Bundle of national highways under the TOT(Toll Operate Transfer) model. The bundle consists of 8 stretches of national highways in the states of Rajasthan, Gujarat, Bihar and West Bengal. Total length of project is 586.552 km There are 12 Toll Plazas on these 8 road stretches. The Bid Due Date is 5th Nov 2018. Concessionaires have to quote Bid Concession Fee against NHAI's estimated Initial Estimated Concession Value (I...Read More

IRB Infra bags another Hybrid Annuity project in Gujarat

March 19, 2018

Mumbai/Ahmedabad: IRB Infrastructure Developers Ltd (IRB), a leading highways infrastructure developer in India, has bagged its third successive project from NHAI under Hybrid Annuity Model (HAM) in the state of Gujarat. The Company emerged as a preferred bidder for construction of eight lanes on the Vadodara – Mumbai Expressway in the Gujarat, on the stretch having length of 23.740 Kms at the cost of Rs. 2,043 Crs. CMD of the company Virendra D. Mhaiskar said, “We ...Read More

Vadodara – Surat expressway work to begin by end of this year: Mandavia

March 19, 2018

Surat: Union minister of state for transport and highway and Rajya Sabha mp from Gujarat Mansukh Mandavia in Surat said the construction work of Vadodara to Kim(Surat) express highway will begin by the end of this year. He said tenders have been already issued for this project and they are opened too. He said the express way work will begin after land availability related issues are sorted out. It should be mentioned here that there's express way functional between Ahmedabad and Vadodara, wh...Read More

PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone for Rs 5,825 crore National Highway projects in Gujarat

October 06, 2017

Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lay foundation stone for four National Highway projects worth Rs 5,825 crore at Dwarka in Gujarat on Saturday. The Prime Minister will lay foundation stone for construction of a cable stayed signature bridge connecting Beyt Dwarka and Okha on National Highway 51. The cost of this project is Rs 962 crore. Other projects include four laning of Porbandar - Dwarka section of National Highway - 51 in length of 116.25 km. Cost of this project is ...Read More

Work on Vadodara-Mumbai expressway to start in a month, travel time to reduce by 2.5 – 3 hours: Gadkari

September 19, 2017

Vadodara: Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Nitin Gadkari today announced that the work on Rs 44000 crore Vadodara-Mumbai expressway would start within a month. Addressing the 38th meet of Transport Development Council Gadkari said that the expressway would decrease the travel time between the two cities by 2.5 to 3 hours. He also said that apart from this other such 12 national highways were al...Read More

Countrywide second highest toll collection on national highway in Gujarat

August 10, 2017

New Delhi: 314 number of stretches of National Highways, with a total length of 20,652 km are under toll collection. State-wise details of the toll collected (Revenue part) in the current financial year 2017-18 as on 30th June is given below:- S No State/Uts Toll Revenue Collected (in Crores) 1 Andhra Pradesh 207 2 Telangana 72.49 3 Bihar 90.17 4 Gujarat 318.65 5 Jammu & Kashmir 16.23 6 Jharkhand 70 7 Karnataka 137.07 8 Maharash...Read More