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TradeMark support to Uganda roads

15 October 2014

TradeMark East Africa’s Director General, David Stanton has noted that Ntungamo-Ruhaama-Kagitumba road will be a strong link between Uganda and Rwanda at the western end of the Northern Corridor Route....

In search of ideal quality road materials

10 December 2014
In search of ideal quality road materials

One expectation of UNRA is to advise government on aspects of ideal roads maintenance. UNRA Mbale Station is locally experimenting with peculiar earth-roads surfacing material. The trials are on Muyembe-Namaalu...

Mbale weighs 200 trucks a day

10 December 2014
Mbale weighs 200 trucks a day

More than 200trucks per day weigh-in at Mbale, of which about 7trucks violate Uganda’s axle load limits. Initially mobile, UNRA Mbale Station Weigh Bridge has now been fixed on a...

Press statement on the cancellation of the transport sector development project

23 December 2015
Press statement on the cancellation of the transport sector development project

Kampala – The upgrading of Fort Portal-Kamwenge road from gravel to bituminous standard was financed by the World Bank. The project has experienced a number of challenges related to works...

Bridges

Progress on Bridge works on National roads 

 

Bridge

Progress

1 

2nd Nile bridge at Jinja;

Works bids were invited. Construction to commence by October 2013

2

Nsongya bridge in Kabarole district;

The bridge was completed in June 2011.

3

Aswa bridge on Gulu – Kitgum road;

The bridge was completed in September 2011.

4

Bulyamusenyu bridge connecting Nakaseke to Masindi district

The bridge was completed in September 2012.

5

Muzizi bridge connecting Kibale to Kyenjojo district;

Bridge was completed in June 2012

6

Awoja bridge along Mbale – Soroti road;

45% of the works completed.

7

Apak bridge in Lira district;

Works were tendered out in Dec. 2012.

8

Nyamugasane bridge in Kasese district;

Contract signature await funds

9

Napienanya, Nabilatuk and Lolachat
bridges;

Planned for FY 2014/15

10

Alla and Enyao Bridges in Arua (BADEA)act negotiations held a June 2013. ced.ced. ractor facilitated financing arrangements. Government will take the final de

Contract awarded and works to commence by June 2013.

11

Pakwala, Nyacara, Goli and Nyagak Bridges in Nebbi (BADEA)

Contract awarded and works to commence by June 2013.

12

Daca, Ure, Envetre and Uzurungo Bridges on Arua – Wandi – Yumbe road.

Works are ongoing.

13

Mitaano Bridge in Kanungu

Evaluation of bids was completed and works are expected to commence by June 2013.

14

Ntungwe Bridge in Kanungu

Evaluation of bids was completed and works are expected to commence by June 2013.

15

Birara Bridge

Bids were invited

 

Karuma Bridge across the Nile

Procuring design consultant

 

Masindi Port Bridge across the Nile

Procuring design consultant

 

The design and preparation of bidding documents for Bridges destroyed by floods in Karamoja region are ongoing. The bridges include; Nalakas , Nanyenyi and Kaabong (in Kaabong), Nakosowan and Lodoketangisira Bridges on Kaabongo – Kapedo road Lopei (Moroto – Kotido road), Kangole (Moroto – Soroti road), Amudat (in Nakapiripirit), Ngenge (on Muyembe – Moroto road).

 

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