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27-km upgraded Highway 1A opens

Update: May, 27/2015 - 18:12
The central province of Quang Nam has opened the first 27.7-km section under the expanded and upgraded National Highway 1A project, built on a total investment of 1.6 trillion (US$76 million). — VNA/VNS Photo Doan Huu Trung

QUANG NAM (VNS) — The central province of Quang Nam has opened the first 27.7-km section under the expanded and upgraded National Highway 1A project, built on a total investment of 1.6 trillion (US$76 million).

This is also the first project to become operational in central and Central Highlands Province.

The section, which took 26 months for preparation and construction, winds through Phu Ninh, Nui Thanh District, and Tam Ky city. Developed on a build-operate-transfer basis, the section has six lanes for vehicles travelling at a maximum speed of 80km per hour.

The expanded and upgraded National Highway 1A project will see the expansion of 672km of the total 1,887km and the 663-km Ho Chi Minh Highway Project, which passes through the Central Highland region and spreads across 23 provinces and cities from the north to the south of the country. — VNS

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