(BGO) – The Head of the Devision of Transport Project Quality Management (Department of Transport) Nguyen Tuan Dung informed that the overpass crossing Hanoi – Bac Giang Expressway and national road No 37 has been completed and put in operation.
It was built at the location of Km 124+ 660 (near the gate to Van Trung Industrial Park (IP), Viet Yen district) for primitive vehicles and pedestrian with stairs and hand-rail for the pedestrian as well as the path for vehicles at the both side to ensure the traffic safety.
The workers move on the overpass to Van Trung IP.
The overpass near Van Trung IP which has the load of 64.5 tonnes is 46 meters long; 5 meters wide (the roadway for motorbike and primitive vehicle is 3 meters while pedestrian road is 1 meter on each side) and 5.2 meters high.
The overpass crossing the national road No.37 which was constructed at the location of Km70+740 in Dinh Tram IP has bridge span of 33.4 meter length, 3.9 meter width, 4.2 meter height as well as total load of 38 tonnes.
Two projects were invested totally over 24.3 billion VND (over 1 million USD) from the provincial budget. The completion and operation of the overpasses partly help recover the illegal crossing made by the workers at the industrial parks and clusters, reduce the traffic congestion and accident, facilitate the workers and resident to travel safely at shorter distance.