New road and development deliberate to enhance U-Tapao Airport

Plans are underway to ease site visitors to U-Tapao Airport in Rayong, the first airport to Pattaya, by linking it to a nearby avenue by constructing a 2-kilometre street. The Department of Highways announced the plan yesterday, saying the venture will cost four.5 billion baht and can break ground next 12 months with a completion date set for 3 years from now.
U-Tapao is the closest airport to Pattaya and serves as an important link for tourism that’s hoped to begin flowing back this month. The airport also serves the Eastern Economic Corridor industrial growth zone, so the want to lower site visitors is imminent. The designs will widen access to the airport and assist site visitors move smoothly via the areas to the EEC.
Yesterday a meeting was convened, chaired by Rayong’s deputy provincial governor, to discuss the progress of the venture at a lodge in Rayong. This was the second meeting on the venture and focused dialogue on the engineering side of constructing the street to U-Tapao Airport, and the examine included evaluation on what might be done to cut back any environmental influence of the project.
The assembly addressed questions and issues from most people, in addition to from stakeholders and the personal sector, plus associated government agencies.
Steps with go from the U-Tapao Airport tollgate, pass via the air defence artillery division of the Marine Artillery Regiment, and hyperlink to Motorway quantity 7. An intersection on Sukhumvit Road will me a merging point for the new highway and the airport entrance.
The project price included elevating parts of the road, and designing it with semi-directional loop ramps connecting it the road for travellers from Sattahip and Chon Buri within the west, and Rayong from the east. Two on-off ramps may also be built to attach Motorway 7 and Sukhumvit Road.
The budget includes for signage to warn of the development as nicely as further lighting for areas close to the development that may cause accidents. It will also strictly observe environmental impression minimisation measures..

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