The most awaited third package of the delhi meerut expressway will be inaugurated by union minister of road transport and highways Nitin Gadkari on Monday. The package is a 22 kilometer long stretch build with a cost of 1989 crores connecting Dasna in ghaziabad to Hapur
THE PACKAGE 3 HAS
– 6 lane section with 2 plus 2 lane service road on either sides
– It also has an important 4.68 long 6 lane elevated cooridor at Pilkhuwa
– 4.68-km long 6-lane elevated corridor at Pilkhuwa has been conferred Gold Medal for innovation in construction technology
– Pilkhuwa Viaduct has also been awarded as outstanding concrete structure of western UP.
The aimbitious project boasts several underpasses and construction of a major bridge across upper ganga canal , which was a very big challenge
The 82-kilometre long Delhi-Meerut Expressway connects Delhi with Meerut in western Uttar Pradesh
The Delhi-Meerut Expressway project is being implemented in four packages – an 8.7 km long expressway from Sarai Kale Khan in Delhi to UP GATE, already completed in June 2018 under Phase-I and a 31.78 km long greenfield 6-lane expressway from Hapur to Meerut, under Phase-IV expected to be completed by the end of 2019.