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expressway

a motorway

expressway

[ik′spres‚wā]
(civil engineering)
A limited-access, high-speed, divided highway having grade separations at points of intersection with other roads. Also known as limited-access highway.
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He said that CDA had started work on improvement of protected U-Turns around PWD and Pakistan Town from its own resources as it was decided in a meeting chaired by the chairman CDA Amir Ali Ahmed to end the miseries of Expressway users.
However, the government was mulling plans to extend the expressway to be 24-kilometres-long from its initial estimate of 13 km.
The 7.70-km 6-lane divided expressway, stretching from R-1 Expressway to SLEX/C5 will reduce travel time from R-1 Expressway to SLEX/C5 from 40 minutes to 10 minutes.
In addition to two tunnels, 21 bridges and 25 acres service area on each side of the expressway are being constructed near Katlang Mardan.
Last July, the Department of Public Works and Highways granted the original proponent status to MPTC's 50.42-kilometer Cavite-Tagaytay-Batangas Expressway (CTBEx), a project expected to cost P22.43 billion.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday inaugurated the Kundli-Manesar section of the Kundli-Manesar-Palwal (KMP) Expressway in Haryana, and said it would help in reducing traffic pollution in the national capital.
Accordingly, toll booths would be built on the Ho Chi Minh City-Trung Luong Expressway (from the city to Tien Giang province) to fund the project, and also on the new highway once completed.
Muscat: The first retail fuel centre on Muscat expressway will open soon, with plans to service over 1.4 million road users.
The 270km road begins at the end of Muscat Expressway in Halban, Muscat and ends in Khatmat Milaha in the wilayat of Shinas in North Batinah.
Nearly 70 vehicles are currently parked at various points of the expressway, due to various mechanical failures during the New year festive season, he said.
However, heaps of garbage could be seen on the expressway from Sohrab Goth to Mauripur Road, because many shanti towns and slums touch this expressway and their residents also freely move on this fast road, increasing risk of fatal accidents.
HONG KONG, Dec 12, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - Shenzhen Expressway Company Limited ("Shenzhen Expressway", or the "Group"; Stock Code: 00548) announced that the Group has acquired 100% equity interest in Coastal Company from Shenzhen International Holdings Limited (SIHCL) at a consideration of RMB1.472 billion.