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Nairobi-Thika Superhighway, Kenya

The Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki officially inaugurated the superhighway connecting Nairobi and Thika in November 2012. The superhighway is expected to boost the economy of the East African Zone. The eight-lane highway is 50km long, starting from Nairobi and running up to the outskirts of Thika. The $360m road project ...

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Bangkok Metro, Thailand

Bangkok Metro is the underground metro rail system of Bangkok city in Thailand. It is officially known as the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) and is a part of the Bangkok Rail Transit Network (BRTN). The other transport systems of BRTN include the Bangkok Mass Transit System (BTS Skytrain) and the ...

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Qatar Bahrain Causeway, Qatar

The Qatar-Bahrain Causeway (QBC) is a 40km-long causeway connecting Qatar and Bahrain in the Middle East. After completion it will be the world’s longest fixed causeway. Connecting northern Qatar with the eastern coast of Bahrain, the link will be a natural extension to the King Fahd Causeway that connects Bahrain ...

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Fuller Warren Bridge Replacement, United States of America

The new Fuller Warren Bridge in Jacksonville, Florida, USA, is an eight-lane, 1.4-mile-long bridge across the St. Johns River. Part of the I-95 interstate system, the project was sponsored by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). One section of the new bridge was opened to traffic in April 2000 but ...

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Burway Bridge Replacement, United Kingdom

The original Burway Bridge collapsed on 27 June 2007, severing a gas main, due to exceptionally heavy flooding in the area when the River Corve rose 1.6m in around three hours. The collapse left a 16m-wide gap in the main road into Ludlow, which was a major problem as this ...

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Dallas Horseshoe Project, Texas, United States of America

The Dallas Horseshoe Project involves the upgrading of the I-30 and I-35E bridges that traverse the Trinity River and the bridges in the Mixmaster, where I-30 and Interstate-35 intersect. It will also involve the construction of the Margaret McDermott Bridge, the second signature bridge of Dallas. The project, upon completion, ...

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Elizabeth River Tunnels Project, United States of America

Elizabeth River Tunnels Project (ERTP) includes construction of a new tunnel in place of the Midtown tunnel and restoration of existing Downtown tunnels in Virginia, USA. The tunnels connect Norfolk and Portsmouth cities in the Hampton roads region. The ERTP is being developed by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) in ...

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South Luzon Expressway, Philippines

Officially known as Radial Road 3, the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX) or South Superhighway (SSH) is consists of two expressways connecting Metro Manila to the Calabarzon region in the Philippines. In 2006, a project was started to rehabilitate, expand and maintain the SLEX. The project, which consisted of a 30 ...

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