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MID: 9 road development projects for 2017

NINE road development projects have been identified by the Ministry of Infrastructure Development (MID) to start this year.

Speaking before the National Sustainable Tourism Investment Forum last week, MID undersecretary (technical) Jimmy Nuake said these nine projects are under the Medium Term Transport Action Plan (MTTAP) 2017 to 2021.

MID projects are pivotal in the tourism industry in terms of transportation.

The nine projects under the MTTAP five year plan are as follows:

Prov.

Name

Type

 Rd km

 Budget
(SBD)

2017

Honiara

Honiara EW Link-Inner Bypass

N

    4

     21,600,000

 

Honiara

Honiara Hwy East 2

R

    1

       5,000,000

5,000,000

Honiara

Honiara Hwy East 3

U

    6

     23,960,000

5,000,000

Honiara

Honiara Hwy West 1

U

    5

     18,120,000

 

Honiara

Honiara Master Drainage Works

U

 -

       5,000,000

 

Western

Ghizo Island Roads

R

  17

     42,500,000

 

Central

Tulagi Rd Rehab

R

    9

     36,000,000

 

Renbel

Tiggoa to Lake Tengano rehab

R

  53

     69,160,000

 

Guadalcanal

East Guadalcanal Bridges

N

 

     24,000,000

5,000,000

Guadalcanal

Mberande-Aola Road Rehab

R

  38

   122,000,000

20,000,000

Malaita

South Road Malaita Bridges Phase 3

R

    3

     23,000,000

23,000,000

Malaita

Auki Town Roads Phase 4

R

    6

     24,000,000

 

Malaita

Malaita New Seals

R

  57

   228,000,000

 

Various

Bridge Improvement Program

R

 

   234,000,000

5,000,000

Various

Footpaths in Urban Areas

N

 -

     20,000,000

7,000,000

Various

Footbridges Program

N

 

     10,000,000

2,000,000

Various

Prov Town Drain & Sealing Works

N

  30

     90,000,000

5,000,000

 

Note: N=New, R= Rehabilitation, U = Upgrade



By TEDDY KAFO

 

 

 

 


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