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Road Department Starts Construction of New Bypass Motorway

Technical and financial offers have been unsealed for international tender announced by Road Department for construction of Grigoleti-Kobuleti bypass motorway of E70 highway. A total of 8 companies had submitted proposals.

Construction of the 14.4km section of Grigoleti-Kobuleti motorway will be financed by European Investment Bank (EIB). The project calls for constructing 4-line asphalt-concrete motorway, 22 bridges, water channels and other facilities. 

According to Road Department, the new motorway will ensure valuable transport flows of international importance, safe transportation and transit traffic. 

Through Grigoleti-Poti and Grigoleti-Kobuleti sections, Samtredia-Grigoleti road will be connected to Kobueti bypass road from Grigoleti in two directions and enable transport flows to move through highway to the direction of Poti and Grigoleti-Kobuleti.
The project will be implemented in 2018-2020.