El Salvador: $ 2.35 Million in Metropolitan Road Network

A total of 212.36 kilometers of paved roads will be served throughout 2011.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

The road maintenance in the Metropolitan Area of San Salvador (AMSS) contemplates important patching tasks, asphalt irrigation, micro-surfacing placement, removal of landslides and road safety signage, stone masonry for structures, just to name a few .

Patching work is scheduled to place an estimate of 4.300 cubic meters of asphalt, starting at 29 street west which has deteriorated considerably due to the traffic flow of about 25,000 vehicles which pass daily through this route. Also, this week is scheduled to begin work at Ejército Nacional Boulevard with traffic of approximately 45,000 vehicles.

Some of the major routes will be operated day and night due to traffic flow. Announcements of work schedule will be given through the web site www.fovial.com.

Multipav SA from CV is responsible for the execution of the project, while Soils and Materials SA from CV is responsible for overseeing the work.

Last week, FOVIAL signed contracts with 22 contractors and supervisors for the routine maintenance of paved roads nationwide, an investment of $ 46.8 million in road maintenance.



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Massive Roadworks Tender in Guatemala

January 2013

On December 21 Conservación Vial (Road Maintenance) published 65 tenders for the maintenance of 2,310 kilometers of unpaved roads and 75 for patching repair works to 3,880 kilometers.

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El Salvador Launches Road Rescue Plan

October 2011

In a press release, the Ministry of Public Works announced the start of an Intensive Road Rescue Plan to repair roads damaged by the recent rains.

The Plan aims to patch and resurface the road infrastructure, which has suffered severe damage from the biggest climatic event of the last 30 years, thus preventing injuries to the motorists and pedestrians using these roads.

El Salvador: $ 47 Million in Road Infrastructure

January 2011

This year the Road Maintenance Fund (Fovial) will invest in the maintenance of 6,544 km of roads.

Fovial Director, Eliud Ayala, said that in the course of this week he signed 22 contracts for the maintenance of paved roads and is expected that during the next week to sign another 26 contracts for unpaved roads.

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