Mr. Saksiam Chidchob, Minister of Transport, revealed that the Bang Pa-in-Nakhon Ratchasima (M6) intercity highway (Motorway) project, a distance of 196 kilometers, has been revised for 17 contracts. Implemented 3 contracts, with 2 contracts found that the remaining money within the contract can be used to proceed. By agreeing with the Comptroller General’s Department to carry out another contract, namely, during the passage of Klong Phai Prison, Khlong Phai Subdistrict, Sikhio District, Nakhon Ratchasima Province, where additional fences must be built In conclusion, there is a reason to explain to the Cabinet (Cabinet) to ask for more budget.
In the case of requesting an increase in the construction budget due to such adjustments The Cabinet on October 12 has approved an increase in the limit of the motorway project. Bang Yai – Kanchanaburi line, part 12, another 120.37 million baht already due to adjustments to increase the length of the bridge, increase the height of the underpass under the irrigation canal bridge, so it is believed that if there is a reason to explain that the Department of Highways has designed it completely, but Modification is required. due to necessity reasons from other government agencies will be able to propose to the Cabinet for a budget increase
Bang Pa-In – Nakhon Ratchasima line, there are still 14 contracts left to expedite the examination of details for clarity and summarize the reasons for the need to adjust the design if any episodes are clear. will gradually present to the Cabinet which the Director-General of the Department of Highways reported that within December 2021 will get all resolutions And the construction will be completed and can be opened for service in 2023 for sure.
Mr. Sarawut Songsiwilai, Director-General of the Department of Highways (TLS), said that the construction of the motorway Bang Pa-In – Nakhon Ratchasima Line, a distance of 196 kilometers, totaling 40 contracts. Currently, 23 contracts have been completed and the overall project is progressing 94% and an O&M installation contract has been signed.
As for the adjustment of 17 contracts, which will be proposed to request an additional budget, the Ministry of Transport. LTL and related agencies have investigated the facts. According to the plan, it will gradually be finalized and submitted to the Ministry of Transport for submission to the Cabinet in October, totaling 5 contracts, 3 contracts in November, and the remaining 9 contracts to expedite the implementation of legal procedures. to be presented in Dec.