Considerable work was done to modernize road infrastructure in 2016: A.Mamin
In addition, the passage will be opened on Shymkent – Tashkent area (100 km, 4 lanes), on Almaty – Kapshagay roads (104 km, 6-lane traffic) and Kapshagay – Taldykorgan (141 km), Astana – Temirtau (171 km) Aktau – Beyneu (470 km, 4-lane traffic).
The corridor Astana – Kokshetau – Petropavlovsk (489 km) is opened; the movement is carried out for 6, 4 and 2 lanes.
It should be reminded that First Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin held a conference on the development of roads of national and local significance and roadside service .
Minister for Investment and Development of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kassymbek, Vice Minister for Investment and Development of Kazakhstan Berik Kamaliyev, Chairman of the Board of JSC “NC” KazAvtoZhol ” Yermek Kizatov, area managers delivered a speech.
According to reports, all the plans for the reconstruction of roads are made. At the end of 2016, the reconstruction of 924 km of roads of national importance will be completed.
The traffic throughout the corridor “Western Europe – Western China,” “Center – South”: Astana – Temirtau and Almaty – Kapshagay will open until the end of 2016. The traffic road Aktau – Beineu will open in the west. Kokshetau – Petropavlovsk highway is opened. Bridges across Tobol river in Kostanay and across Irtysh river in Pavlodar region were commissioned.
This year, the major, medium and maintenance was performed on 1,200 km of roads of national importance.
In 2017, the reconstruction will cover more than 2 thousand km of roads of national significance and put into operation 555 km, including “Center – East” hall -208 km, Kapshagay – Taldykorgan – 24 km, Beineu – Aktau – 230 km, bypassing .Korday – 40 km, Uralsk – Kamenka – 27 km and Aktobe – Atyrau – 26 km.
“We also plan to begin reconstruction of the new sections of the” Southwestern bypassing Astana” Zhetybai – Zhanaozen, Beineu – Akzhigit, Kostanay – Denisovka, Taldykorgan – Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kurt – Burylbaytal,” Deputy Minister said.
The development of the local road network were discussed during the meeting. The total length of local roads network in Kazakhstan is 72.8 thousand km.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan