Agra to Lucknow Access Controlled Expressway (Greenfield) Project

1. "Agra to Lucknow Access Controlled Expressway (Greenfield) Project"

  • Total Cost of Project : Rs.11526.73 crores (excluding cost of land)
  • Starting date of work : January 2015
  • Expected time of completion : 22-24 months

As per the contract, the Construction period of the project was 36 months. Whereas the project was completed in short span of time and was inaugurated on 21.11.2016.

Key facilities offered in the Project

  • Access Controlled Expressway with limited entry/exit points.
  • Carriageway - 06 lane Divided Carriageway (expandable to 08 lanes) with all the structures 8 lane wide.
  • Journey time between Agra and Lucknow is reduced to 3-5 hours, approximately.
  • Interchanges for major Roads, Underpasses for vehicles, Pedestrians & Animals.
  • Service Road, staggered on both sides of Expressway all along the expressway except all major bridges, RoBs.
  • Way side amenities with provision for Toilet Blocks, Petrol Pumps, Service Stations, Restaurants & Shopping Arcades etc. at 4 locations; 2 each on either sides of Expressway.
  • Provision of airstrip for landing and taking off the fighter planes in case of emergency.
  • Advanced Traffic Management System comprising of electronic call boxes (ECB), Digital Message Screens, Video Monitoring & Incident Detection System, GPS based Ambulance Service etc.
  • Use of Green Energy (Solar) for all illumination purposes.
  • Development of green belt on both sides and the median of Expressway and rain water harvesting arrangements.
  • Development of Mandi's at two places (Kannauj & Mainpuri) with access from the expressway.