The First Section of Europe Motorway between Dragoman and Slivnitsa Is Ready /video/
10.11.2020 09:31The first 17-km section of Europe Motorway between Dragoman and Slivnitsa is ready. The investment is for BGN 117.3 million and is from the national budget. The construction works on the direct route have been completed half a year earlier than planned under the contract and drivers already use it. The modernization of the first-class road I-8 Dragoman-Slivnitsa (from km 15+500 to km 32+447.20) was started last May. A second carriageway was built in the section, and the old one was reconstructed to a motorway gauge. There are two traffic lanes in each direction and an emergency lane in the section.
Traffic Sets off Tomorrow in a 2.5-km Section of the Direct Route of Sofia Ring Road’s Southern Arc from the Link with Trakia Motorway to the German Road Junction
31.10.2020 12:24Tomorrow - November 1st, to facilitate traffic in winter, traffic is released in a 2.5-km section of the direct route of the Southern Arc of Sofia Ring Road from the link with Trakia Motorway to the German road junction. The section is part of the reconstruction of a 6-km section of the Ring Road between Mladost Residential District and Trakia Motorway. The aim is to facilitate traffic in the upcoming winter months and to increase it. Traffic is released with temporary organisation, temporary road marking and next year the on-site work will continue with the laying of the last asphalt layer and the completion of all finishing works.
From November 2nd, Traffic of Trucks over 10 Tons Through the Petrohan Pass is Banned
28.10.2020 11:50From November 2nd (Monday) the traffic of trucks over 10 tons through the Petrohan Pass - II-81 Montana – Kostinbrod road is banned. This week the section will continue to be used as a bypass route for vehicles over 12 tons travelling from Vidin to Sofia, passing through the pass due to the modernisation of road I-1/E-79 Mezdra-Botevgrad, in the Rebarkovo-Lyutidol section.
2/3 of Zheleznitsa Tunnel of Struma Motorway Were Dug
26.10.2020 13:11Two thirds of the excavation and the primary lining of Zheleznitsa tunnel of Struma Motorway have been completed within one year since the start of the construction works. The primary lining of the facility on the south side reached 790 m for the left pipe and 706 m for the right one. From the north side 680 m out of the right pipe and 670 m out of the left pipe were dug.