Contract Agreement on Construction Works

The tender opening session related to purchasing of the project „Construction of Panemune and Sovetsk by-pass with a bridge over Neman River“ works was held on 19 March 2013. Tenderers, which have submitted their tenders, were as follows: UAB Šiaulių plentas, UAB Hidrostatyba, AB Panevėžio keliai, AB Kauno tiltai, UAB Alkesta, as well as joint venture of AB LATVIJAS TILTI and UAB Kauno keliai. The Tender Evaluation Committee has examined all the received tenders and has decided that the winner is joint venture of AB LATVIJAS TILTI and UAB Kauno keliai.

The Lithuanian Road Administration under the Ministry of Transport and communications of the Republic of Lithuania and AB Lativjas tilti (Leading partner of joint venture of AB Lativjas tilti and UAB Kauno keliai) have signed works contract on 10 July 2013. Value of contract excluding VAT is 70.066 million LTL (VAT is 14.714 million LTL).

The contract will be co-financed by the Lithuania-Poland-Russia Cross Border Co-operation Programme 2007-2013 under European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument. The amount of allocated grant is 34.528 million LTL.

According to the signed works contract it is planned to perform the following works on the road E77 (A12) Ryga–Šiauliai–Tauragė–Kaliningradas section 183,90–187,90 km: to construct Panemune Eastern by-pass (the total length – 4 m) including fly-over (length – 0.463 km) and bridgehead (length – 0.085 km) insuring connection with new bridge over Neman river, which will be built by the Russian Federation.

All the works should be carried out in close co-operation between institutions and contractors of both countries (Russia and Lithuania). The Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania (Seimas) has ratified the agreement (on 17 October 2012), related to construction of the bridge over Neman River and signed by the Government of Russia and the Government of Lithuania.

The internal rate of return of the Project is 41.88%. Planned works execution date – June 2015.

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Updated 13-01-2015

Last updated: 22-02-2017