Banyin Road Passage Construction Officially Started
Construction of the 10.7 kilometer Banyin Road Passage that will link Bantian to Yinhu has officially started. The planned passage will include a 4.6 kilometer tunnel passing through Jigong Mountain and will be cutting travel time between Bantian and Futian CBD down to 15 minutes.
Authorities hope that the passage will greatly relieve traffic congestion on Meiguan Expressway and Qingoing Expressway. The passage will start at Shangbu Flyover in Nigang Road and will end at Banxuegang Boulevard in Bantian. There will be four interchange overpasses to be built that will connect Beihuan Boulevard, Nigang Road, Huancheng Road and Nanping expressway. The tunnel is designed to handle a maximum speed of 60 kilometers per hour, and bus lanes are placed on designated on the passageway that is set aside for vehicles having 10 seats during rush hours.
The third phase of the Nanping Expressway has also started in which the 22.2 kiloeter project will run across Longgang and Pingshan linking Henping Flyover of Shuiguan Expressway in the west the in Julong Road in the east. Last Tuesday also marked the completion of eight roads which in Banli Boulevard, Banlan Boulevard and Kuibei Road.