Construction work on Orbital Highway, Truck Route nearing completion, announces Ashghal

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The works of the Orbital Highway and Truck Route linking the newly constructed Hamad Port in Mesaieed with the Ras Laffan Industrial City on the northern side  is almost nearing completion.


Authorities from Ashghal revealed that nearly 125 kilometres of the 195 kilometre highway is ready for traffic.

President of Ashghal  Saad bin Ahmed al-Mohannadi and Project Director Badr al-Darwish informed that 69 kilometres of the road in three different stretches became operational earlier in the day.

As reported by Gulf Times, the seven-lane road, is spread over four different stretches helps reduce the travelling time considerably between Ras Laffan and the port in Mesaieed.