Updated 29 Mar 2022, 6:16 pm
The NHIDCL project i.e. Imphal- Moreh Section of NH- 39 from km 350+000 to Km 395+680 (Wanging to Khonkhang) a total length of 44./80 Km (two-lane with paved shoulder) in Manipur has been awarded 13 CIDC Vishwakarma Award- 2022 by CIDC under the category ‘Best Construction Project’.
This project entrusted to G R Infraprojects Limited costing Rs 868.75 crore is part of the India-Myanmar-Thailand Corridor, funded by the Asian development bank and named as AS-1 highway, stated a release.
This highway passes through steep hilly terrain and faced difficulties during construction for 6-8 months due to extreme weather conditions as its topography falls under a rainy area, it stated.
It further stated that despite all odds, this project is completed 3.5 months ahead of the scheduled completion date.
Senior project manager GR Infraprojects Limited Isbwar Singh Arya said that the New technology of Breast wall Construction implemented in this project has received appreciation and as well adopted by other government agencies also, it added.
First published:29 Mar 2022, 6:16 pm
India-Myanmar-Thailand CorridorAS-1 highwayNHIDCL projectImphal- Moreh SectionBest Construction Project