The project on upgrading and expanding the road through Cat Hai - Cat Ba Island: Striving for technical traffic opening on the occasion of April 30 - May 01, 2022

On the morning of March 24, Vice Chairman of the City People's Committee Nguyen Duc Tho led a delegation of relevant departments, units and localities’ leaders to inspect the implementation progress of the investment project on upgrading and expanding the road through Cat Hai - Cat Ba Island (Cai Vieng - Moc Trang section). The project was approved by the City People's Committee in Decision No. 2275/QD-UBND dated November 20, 2007, which stipulated 450-metre-expansion of the roads: roadbed width from 12m to 25m, the road surface width from 11m to 12m, covered with asphalt; supplement a new 3km road out of Phu Long commune residence with the roadbed of 25m wide, the road surface of 12m wide, 01 new reinforced concrete bridge of 108.25m long; upgrade and improve the 210m-long-road from km31+433; installing lighting system and planting trees from Cai Vieng ferry wharf…

Regarding site clearance, asseveral households were not yet to hand over land, Cat Hai District is actively looking for solutions to soon complete the land clearance for Project Management Board and contractors to accomplish construction.

Regarding the construction progress, the contractor consortium has completed the foundation, road surface, drainage, traffic safety of the section from Cai Vieng ferry wharf to Hoang Yen wharf; the section from old Phu Long bridge to Moc Trang has installed drainage system with 4m asphalt coverage.

At the end of the inspection, Vice Chairman of the City People's Committee Nguyen Duc Tho requested Cat Hai District to urgently focus on completing site clearance by March 31, 2022; assigned Project Management Board to speed up the construction of the whole route, striving for technical traffic opening on the occasion of April 30 and May 1, 2022./.
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