NHAI to collaborate with IITs, other institutes for improving highway infrastructure
"In its endeavour to provide world-class National Highways (NH) network, NHAI has approached all IITs, National Institutes of Technology (NITs) and reputed engineering colleges to collaborate and adopt nearby stretches of NH, on voluntary basis, as part of Institutional Social Responsibility (ISR)," NHAI said in a statement.
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NHAI to develop 57 stretches as model national highways
In order to exhibit the model stretches of national highways as per norms, NHAI plans to develop 57 stretches of NH (1,735 kms) across the length and breadth of the country near each state capital, the NHAI official said. These model stretches will serve as a platform to instruct the highway engineers.
Union minister Nitin Gadkari kickstarts 11 highway projects worth Rs 20,000 cr in Haryana
The minister further said that in the ongoing term of the BJP government, highway projects worth Rs 2 lakh crore will be developed in the State. In all, a total of 11 projects with a cumulative length of 669 km were kickstarted in a virtual meeting where Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar was also present.
Construction, beautification work on for Ayodhya bypass at Rs 55 crore: Nitin Gadkari
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit the city to lay the foundation stone of the Ram Temple on August 5.
Dilip Buildcon wins Rs 882-crore project from NHAI in Gujarat
"Dilip Buildcon Limited has been declared as L-1 (lowest) bidder for a new HAM project viz. four-laning of the Dhrol-Bhadra-Patiya section and the Bhadra-Patiya-Pipalia section of NH151 in Gujarat," the company said in a regulatory filing to the BSE.
Cyber attack on NHAI email server, no data loss
"A ransom ware attack on NHAI email server took place yesterday night. The attack was foiled by the security system and email servers were shut down from safety point of view," NHAI Chief General Manager, IT, Akhilesh Srivastava, said.
Nitin Gadkari, Piyush Goyal hold high level meeting to expedite pending infrastructure projects
A major issue before infrastructure projects is tree cutting, however, there are ambiguities over the inclusion of certain local breeds of shrubs and plants in forest cover, the statement said. Around 30 road projects pending with the railway ministry were also taken up, and the railway minister has assured to have these projects cleared in two days’ time.
Legal opinion sought on whether NHAI can build smart cities along Delhi-Mumbai Expressway: Nitin Gadkari
The Rs 1 lakh crore flagship Delhi-Mumbai Expressway project being built on a new alignment will pass through backward and far-flung tribal areas of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Maharashtra and Rajasthan and is scheduled to be completed within three years.
Toll road operators weigh arbitration to recover Rs 650 crore from NHAI
Most of the 162 build-operate transfer (BOT) toll concessionaires, including private equity players, have decided to take the arbitration route to get monetary compensation from the National Highways Authority of India for their costs and losses during the lockdown days, they said.
Local over foreign: Govt likely to cancel Chinese firm's bids for Delhi-Mumbai expressway
The three projects in question are to be built on the engineering procurement construction (EPC) mode – they are government funded but executed by private developers. Bids for these projects were received in March this year.
Integrated approach to transportation, agri-diversification needed to boost economy: Nitin Gadkari
Addressing a webinar on 'India Roadmap on Low Carbon and Sustainable Mobility' conducted by industry body Ficci, Gadkari said, "We need to think about an integrated approach towards transportation system.
PNC Infratech wins Rs 1,412 crore project from NHAI in UP
"PNC Infratech Limited announces receipt of Letter of Award (LOA) on June 24, 2020 for a NHAI Project of 53.95 km long four-laning of Meerut-Nazibabad section of NH-119 (New NH-34)...in the state of Uttar Pradesh under Bharatmala Pariyojana on Hybrid Annuity Mode (HAM) for Rs 1,412.0 crore," the company said in a filing to the BSE.
NHAI to resume toll collection on national highways from April 20
Replying to a letter from NHAI, the ministry said the NHAI in letters dated April 11 and 14 has highlighted reasons for resuming the collection of user fee on national highways, saying that the Ministry of Home Affairs has allowed a lot of activities with effect from April 20, including commercial and private establishments and construction activities.