Kumanovo - Beljakovce: Railway Corridor VIII - Phase I

Kumanovo - Beljakovce: Railway Corridor VIII - Phase I

Locations

Type

Rail

Status

Under Construction

Total Reported Cost

60.7 million EUR

Initiatives

Start Date

March 30 2012

Start of Construction

March 2014

Planned Completion Date

2017

Contractors

Consultants

Funders

Source(s) Amount
48,200,000 EUR

Description

The project is the first section and part of an overall 88.2km long Eastern section of Corridor VIII. The reconstruction of Kumanovo to Beljakovce section is approximately 30.8km in length, with the objective of enhancing regional connectivity in Macedonia, providing a shorter route to Istanbul, as compared to the current route via Greece.