Consultancy institution to be appointed to overlook construction of expressway on pillars

Consultancy institution to be appointed to overlook construction of expressway on pillars

September 14, 2021   11:56 am

The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the appointment of a consultancy institution as an independent engineer to supervise the construction and maintenance work of the Expressway on Pillars from Athurugiriya Interchange of the Outer Circular Expressway to the Kelani Bridge.

In May, the Cabinet agreed to award the contract for the construction of this Expressway to the M/s China Harbor Engineering Corporation on the basis of designing, building, funding, operating, and transferring (DBFOT).

Accordingly, the relevant expressway is to be constructed within 03 years.

The appointment of a consultancy institution as an independent engineer is approved to ensure the quality and timely construction of the proposed road.

It is also decided that the Road Development Authority should be the employer of that consulting institution. 

Accordingly, the Cabinet of Ministers approved the proposal tabled by the Minister of Highways to take necessary steps to select an institution by following the formal procurement methodology.

Disclaimer: All the comments will be moderated by the AD editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or slanderous. Please avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment and avoid typing all capitalized comments. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by flagging them(mouse over a comment and click the flag icon on the right side). Do use these forums to voice your opinions and create healthy discourse.

Most Viewed Video Stories