Armenia-Georgia Border Regional Road (M6 Vanadzor-Bagratashen) Improvement Project

Armenia-Georgia Border Regional Road (M6 Vanadzor-Bagratashen) Improvement Project

Locations

Type

Road

Status

Announced/Under Negotiation

Total Reported Cost

118.4 million USD

Initiatives

Start Date

April 2016

Start of Construction

Planned Completion Date

Contractors

Consultants

Implementers

Operators

Funders

Source(s) Amount
50,000,000 USD
56,400,000 USD

Description

The proposed project will improve a strategic regional link between Armenia (Vanadzor) and Georgia Border (Bagratashen), one of the most heavily traveled roads for internal and external trade. It will rehabilitate and upgrade 51.5 kilometers (km) of the two-lane M6 highway from Vanadzor to the border with Georgia at Bagratashen, improve facilities and safety along and in the vicinity of this road section in northern Armenia, strengthen the institutional capacity of the Ministry of Transport, Communication and Information Technologies (MOTCIT).