SALFO & Associates in collaboration with Parsons Transportation Group Inc. have undertaken the Contract of the Independent Engineer for the Concession project “Design -Construction – Financing – Operation – Maintenance and Exploitation of the project “PATHE – Section Maliakos – Kleidi” Motorway.
The Concession Agreement has established between the Ministry of Environment, Physical Planning and Public Works of Greece and the Concessionaire’s Joint Venture “Aegean Motorway S.A” that has undertaken the management and operation of the Motorway for 30 years.
The projects entails planning, financing, building, operating and maintaining the toll road and comprise the construction of a new 25-kilometer section of the motorway, including 36 bridges and ten service stations. Eleven (11) kilometres of this section consist of tunnels. The Concessionaire will also upgrade, modernize and repair a further of 205 kilometres of the existing road and toll route. For this section, the partners will charge tolls right from the time the contract is concluded.
The overall program concerns the construction of 36 bridges, 3 twin Tunnels (total length: 21,500 m), 15 Retaining walls, 80 Culverts, 8 Interchanges, Rehabilitation or new construction of 11 toll stations, 4 operation / maintenance building centers, 3 police stations buildings, 5 road service areas and 2 fire brigade buildings
The total cost for the completion and operation of the Motorway, is estimated to reach approximately 1 billion Euros.