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2019 05 07
Safe and Fast Travel from Kaunas to Warsaw on Via Baltica Motorway

The following basic international standards have been maintained during the reconstruction of state significance main road A5 Kaunas–Marijampolė–Suwałki section from 56.83 to 97.06 km: separation of transit from local traffic, four-traffic-lane road with max permitted speed of 130 km/h, connecting roads with max permitted speed of 90 km/h, construction of...

2019 05 07
Resuming Infrastructure Improvements on the Lithuanian-Latvian Border

To connect the roads of Latvian and Lithuanian regional centres, the reconstruction of three state road sections, the total length of which makes up 17 km, has been resumed after winter interruption. It is planned to complete the works this year. The connecting roads are reconstructed under the joint Lithuanian-Latvian project EASYCROSSING.

2019 04 03
Traffic Safety Day: Roads Without Drunken Drivers

On April 6 events called Do not Drive Drunken under the umbrella of Traffic Safety Day were held in three major cities of Vilnius, Klaipėda and Panevėžys. The participants of the events were able to test vehicle turnover and safety belt efficiency simulating equipment, to ride scooters, bicycles, hoverboard, to take part in the competition-quizz on traffic safety and to win prizes.

2019 04 02
Bus Stop Pavilions will be Storied by the Winner Drawings of the Competition Traffic Safety on the Road

The Lithuanian Road Administration under the Ministry of Transport and Communications (Road Administration) announces a drawings‘ competition Traffic Safety on the Road. Six selected drawings of the winners of the competition will be copied on the bus stop pavilions.

2019 03 19
Almost 100 % Implementation of Gravel Road Asphalt Paving Programme 2017-2018

On 15 March 2019 road construction and reconstruction as well as gravel road asphalt paving works started after a technological intermission. The Lithuanian Road Administration has implemented the Gravel Road Asphalt Paving Programme 2017-2018 almost at its full scope. The total section of asphalt paved works is 713 km, which makes up 91 percent of...

2019 03 07
Competitive Public Procurement Yields More Road Construction and Reconstruction Projects

In 2018 the Lithuanian Road Administration under the Ministry of Transport and Communications (the Road Administration) saved almost 78 MEUR, out of which 65 MEUR were saved through public procurement of contract works. Part of the savings were generated due to the revision of administrative costs of the Road Administration (3.97...

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2019 02 08
Lithuanian and Latvian Joint Project Plans EASYCROSSING Discussed

A meeting with the project EASYCROSSING partners from Latvijas Valsts ceļi (Latvian State Roads) has taken place at the premises of the Lithuanian Road Administration under the Ministry of Transport and Communications. During the meeting, the results of the interregional road infrastructure works and other project implementation plans were discussed.

2018 12 13
New Stage of Road A14 Vilnius–Utena Reconstruction

Next year reconstruction of the road A14 Vilnius–Utena 4-km long road section will be undertaken. The main road will be widened from 2 to 4 traffic lanes, and a number of traffic safety engineering measures will be implemented. The contract of 19.9 MEUR has already been signed for the completion of these works.

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