31285-012: National Highways Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA is to help Government identify and prepare a project of about 300 km of national highways (Class A and B) for upgrading and capacity expansion, including improvement of geometric alignment, pavement strengthening, and rehabilitation and/or widening of bridges as necessary. The TA will assist the Road Development Authority in (i) screening process from about 1,000 km possible candidate road improvement to come up with a list of about 500 km that need to be further studied, taking into ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 31285-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 4074
Approval Date 19 Dec 2002
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: B


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