Consultancy Services for Preparation of Detailed Project Report for Rehabilitation and Upgrading to 2 lane/2 lane with paved shoulders configuration and strengthening of Hamirpur to Mandi of NH - 70 from Km 141 to Km 265 in the State of Himachal Pradesh. (Package No. SP/D/3) (World Bank Funded) (Length: 103.25 Km.)


Project Details


Client:Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Transport Bhawan, New Delhi

Duration: 10 Months

Cost:5459.8 million

Project Description

"The Proposed section of NH-70 starts from Hamirpur (district) town and ends at Mandi (district) town, measuring 124 km in length. The entire alignment runs in hilly terrain and geometrics of present road are not satisfactory. The alignment passes through five major towns i.e. Jaunidevi, Samirpur, Abhadevi, Dharampur and Kotli in Himachal Pradesh. The existing carriage way varies from 3m to 3.75m and there lies one major steel truss bridge in km 196 at Shidwala having length of 113.25m and two minor bridges in Km 185 and 241. The main objective of the consultant is to establish the technical environmental, social, economical & financial liability of the project and to prepare DPR for rehabilitation, upgrading of the existing road to 2-lane/2-lane with paved shoulders configuration and its strengthening. The report includes pavement design, rehabilitation of existing bridges. Construction of new bridges and structures. "