Why you can’t zip through toll booths with a FASTag
Launched with fanfare five years ago, FASTag is still plagued by teething troubles.
Sadbhav Infrastructure bags 2 road projects worth Rs 1,567.92 crore from NHAI
The company said,"the project is for upgradation to four lane w...
Highway construction hits record 10,000 km in FY18
On average, 27.5 km of highways were constructed every day in FY18, while contracts were a...
Put notices to road builders on hold, NHAI told
Sources said Gadkari termed the NHAI's decision to mention the list of terminated projects and the name of companies on its website as a "hasty" one.
Dilip Buildcon bags Rs 730 crore road project from NHAI
The project is for construction of four laning from km 624.480 to km 653.225 (delinked stretch of Seoni-MP/MH border) of NH-7 in Madhya Pradesh.
Dilip Buildcon bags Rs 1,004 crore road project from NHAI
The project is for construction of road tunnel, viaduct and churhat bypass of RewaSidhi section of NH-75E from chainage 33.2 to chainage 55.4 as cement concrete pavement configuration in Madhya Pradesh
Road ministry to raise Rs 1 lakh crore from NHAI bonds, LIC and EPFO financing
The ministry would also raise money through the highway monetisation programme under the Toll-Operate-Transfer scheme and also through the upcoming Infrastructure investment funds of NHAI.
NHAI fund-raising plans hit a bump
The government has a target of raising Rs 2 lakh crore via this route in the next five years.
Soon, you won’t have to stop at NH plazas to pay toll
Commuters will soon have multiple options of paying user charges on national highways, including through their mobile phones linked to prepaid wallets, credit cards or bank accounts.
View: How NHAI's asset recycling plan is a step forward in the right direction
The concept, implemented by NHAI through the toll-operate-transfer (TOT) model, culminated in a bid offer of Rs 9,681 crore, about 50% above NHAI’s estimate of Rs 6,500 crore.
NHAI to get power to speed up Bharatmala programme
"The NHAI board would be empowered to approve all engineering procurement and construction and hybrid annuity projects,” the official said.
Info passed on to builders? IT cell seizes computers of NHAI staff
The computers were being checked till late evening and some more systems could be picked up. On Wednesday, most of the computers seized were attached to the private secretaries of chief general managers.
ET Impact: CBI books US-based firm executives, NHAI officials in bribery case
The CBI is carrying out searches at five locations in Bengaluru and Chennai at the offices of the CDM Smith and also at the residence of the then Director Finance of its Indian subsidiary.
4 companies put in bids for 9 operational national highways under ‘toll-operate-transfer’ model
The auction will involve five highways running across Andhra Pradesh and four in Gujarat. The total length of these highways is just under 700 km.
Reliance Infra bags Rs 1,881 crore worth orders from NHAI
The orders include six-laning of a 69.5-km stretch from Aurangabad to the Bihar-Jharkhand border (Chordaha) on National Highway 2.
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