MOROCCO - TANGIER - PORT DE OUED RMEL MOTORWAY, RN2 - LECHBAA SECTION

Tekfen Job No:

286

Location:

Tangier, Morocco

Client:

Société Nationale des Autoroutes du Maroc (ADM)

Contractor:

Tekfen Construction and Installation Co., Inc.

Tekfen Portion:

100%

Commencement:

09/08/2004

Completion:

09/10/2007

The Tangier - Port de Oued Rmel Motorway, RN2 - Lechbaa Section is situated at about 15 km south of Tangier at the northwest of Morocco, in a region where the Mediterranean meets the Atlantic Ocean. The project consists of the construction of a double way motorway of 13,16 km with 2x2 lanes.

The project, being Tekfen’s first in North Africa, is also the first motorway scheme in Morocco introducing lime treatment and stone mastic application.


Principle structures and quantities of the Motorway are as follows;

1 Interchange
2 Toll areas
4 Bridges
3 Vehicle Underpasses
6 Pedestrian Underpasses
1 Parking & Restaurant Area
17 Culvert Structures
Connection Roads (7 km)

HIGHLIGHTS

Earthworks: 10.660.000 m3
Concrete: 60.300 m3
Lime Treatment: 124.000 m3
Lime: 7.400 t
Subgrade: 340.000 m3
Capping layer: 140.000 m3
Superstructure: 142.000 t