Update: 19:09 | 24/06/2022
(BGO) - The People’s Committee in Bac Giang province (PPC) on June 24 held a ceremony to commence the project to build Dong Viet bridge and its paths in the bid package No.7 to link Bac Giang and Hai Duong provinces.
The project is invested nearly 1,500 billion VND (65.7 million USD) from provincial budget and local government bond. The Management Board for transport and agriculture investment and construction project in Bac Giang province (Management Board) acts as the project investor.
The representatives break the ground to construct Dong Viet bridge.
It is constructed by consortium contractor of Thuan An Trading and Construction Development Joint Stock Company, Trung Chinh Construction and Trading Company Limited; Vietnam 168 Import Export and Construction Investment Joint Stock Company and scheduled to be completed in 2024.
Director of the Management Board Nguyen Van Thao announces the commencement of Dong Viet bridge.
The bridge has the most modern design and scale in Bac Giang and adjacent provinces. The first point (Km0+00) intersects DH.5B road at Km0+754.51 in Canh Thuy commune (Yen Dung district), passes Duc Giang and Dong Phuc urban, service and industrial parks, crosses over Thuong river (about 2.4km away from downstream of Dong Viet ferry).
The construction vehicles.
The last point (Km8+ 590) connects to plan road in Hung Dao commune, Chi Linh city, Hai Duong province (linking to the investment project to build the path of Dong Viet bridge and national road No.37 in Chi Linh city invested by Hai Duong provincial People’s Committee).
Director of the Management Board Nguyen Van Thao said the positive and drastic engagement of the party and authority in Yen Dung district and Chi Linh city in land clearance and compensation helped the project commence on schedule with construction time of 30 months.
Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Phan The Tuan speaks at the ceremony.
After completion, the project will drive the socio-economic growth for the East South region of Bac Giang province, recover the travel difficulties, accelerate the commodity trade exchange and tourism development, create favorable condition to lure investors to provincial industrial parks and clusters.
Besides, it contributes to completing traffic infrastructure system in line with the transport development orientation of Bac Giang province till 2030 with the vision to 2050.
The perspective of Dong Viet bridge.
At the ceremony, PPC Vice Chairman Phan The Tuan confirmed it as the key project which the PPC directed the investors, provincial departments and sectors to accelerate the progress to early put it in operation.
Also, he urged leader of Hai Duong province and Chi Linh city to pay due attention to supporting the project investors, consultant and construction contractors to quickly complete the project while constructing the path on Hai Duong side simultaneously with the items on Bac Giang side so as to ensure the consecutive and synchronous traffic connection, enhance the effectiveness of exploitation and investment.