Once removed, the focus of the engineering task will switch to the removal of the flyovers
- each more than 240m in length.
The council's contractors have decided to use an innovative method of deconstructing the flyovers
- which will see them dismantled into sections of 25 metres.
The 2.4-kilometre flyover
with six access ramps - including at Jehangir Chowk, Gogji Bagh, Alochi Bagh, Rambagh, Natipora and Barzulla - is said to reduce travel time between Jehangir Chowk and Rambagh from about 45 minutes to about 2.5 minutes.
The mayor has added his voice to the argument, insisting that removal of the flyover
will not improve on the current system.
The PS27 million project to improve the highway includes the removal of the A34 flyover
, the retention of the A34 underpass and the replacement the A34/A4040 roundabout with a four-arm traffic signal junction.
, which starts at Filmistan Cinema, passes through the congested stretches of Azad Market Chowk, Pul Bangash and DCM Chowk.
"This proposal means two years of chaos in north west Birmingham while the flyover
removal takes place," he said.
was completed within five months and thousands of vehicles would use it on daily basis to reach their destinations.
The Minister said the flyover
which was completed within five months would reduce time for general traffic leading towards motorway or GT road.
The federal government has now initiated construction of three more flyovers
at three intersections in North Nazimabad on Sher Shah Suri Road.
As compared to Lahore and Islamabad flyovers
and underpasses, in Karachi these are in worst condition because nobody owns these land mark projects.
In Indonesia,Thailand , Malaysia and Singapore, you will find flyovers
completely covered with different types of plants and thus no need to paint.We can also do the same work on the flyovers
was constructed during his first four years in office as the Executive Governor of Oyo State, which was marked with criticism either for one reason or the other by vested interests which was nothing short political gain.
Muscat Municipality has said that a section of the Wadi Adai flyover
(towards Amerat) has been closed for maintenance for a month starting Wednesday.
The 3.06-kilometer flyover
to access the Cikarang Dry Port at the tollgate Km 29 of Jakarta-Cikampek toll road will be opened soon.