Bobruisk-Zhlobin Highway

M5 Upgrade (Bobruysk - Zhlobin)

Locations

Type

Road

Status

Completed

Total Reported Cost

Initiatives

Start Date

Dec. 19 2012

Start of Construction

Aug. 2014

Planned Completion Date

June 02 2016

Funders

Source(s) Amount
322,000,000 USD

Description

Bobruisk-Zhlobin Highway is part of M5/E271 Minsk-Gomel Highway Upgrading and Reconstruction Project. As the result of this infrastructure projects, all the roads on the international transport corridors will be able to allow the passage of vehicles with the requirements of the EU 96/53/SE with a single axle load of 11.5 tons. The project will be of great importance to accelerating the formation of Belarus’s regional economic pattern and driving the all-round economic development of towns along the highway.