NHAI develops portal to track performance of developers, consultants
"Under this portal, the vendors are required to conduct a self-assessment and upload the documents related to the project activities being executed by them, on the portal. The submissions are reviewed at multiple levels by NHAI, based on which a vendor rating is generated," the Authority said in a statement.
NHAI to develop 57 stretches as model national highways
In order to exhibit the model stretches of national highways as per norms, NHAI plans...
NHAI settles arbitration claims worth over Rs 13,000 crore through conciliation
“Till Now, 108 cases have been referred to CCIE and claims wo...
Delhi-Mumbai Eway: India’s national highways building authority and NIIF part ways
A year on, talks between the parties have not fructified, with NIIF not ready to bear any risks, two senior officials closely aware of the developments told ET. “We have decided to invest equity on our own,” a senior NHAI official said. “Working on its own, NHAI can act faster,” the official said, citing delays in discussions.
Maharashtra pattern 'Jal Kranti' can change farmers' fate, fast-track highways network: Gadkari
'Jal Kranti', a brainchild of the Road Transport, Highways and MSME Minister Gadkari, entails excavation or dredging of ponds in drought-prone areas to ensure rain water harvesting and recharge of ground water. The dredging is done by the highways ministry free of cost in lieu of sand, deposits and aggregates to be used for highways construction.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
NHAI achieves record 3,979 km highways construction in FY20
The government has envisaged an ambitious highway development programme -- Bharatmala Pariyojana --which includes development of about 65,000 km national highways. Under Phase-I of the programme, the government has approved implementation of 34,800 km of national highways projects with a very stiff target of 5 years with an outlay of Rs 5.35 lakh crore.