QUANG NINH (VNS) — The project for upgrading the Ha Long - Mong Duong section of National Highway 18, was launched yesterday.
|The project was launched yesterday.— VNA/VNS Photo Van Duc
The Bien Cuong BOT Joint Stock Company, the major investor of the Ha Long - Van Don Highway project, will also implement the upgrade of the Ha Long - Mong Duong section of National Highway 18.
The VND2,000-billion (US$89 million) National Highway 18 upgrade will cover 31.25km, from Ha Tu Ward of Ha Long City to Mong Duong Ward of Cam Pha City in Quang Ninh Province. The width of the highway will be 20.5m.
The Ha Long - Van Don Highway project will cover nearly 60km, with a total investment of VND12 trillion (US$534 million). The width of the highway will be 24.5m, with a possible speed limit of 100km per hour.
The two projects are expected to be completed by the end of 2017. — VNS