SECOND INTERCHANGE ALONG KHALIFA BIN SALMAN HIGHWAY AND THE ROAD CONNECTING ROUNDABOUT 13 TO ROUNDABOUT 18 IN HAMAD TOWN
The project comprises of creating a 2 direction flyover with 2 lanes on each direction. The new 24.2m wide flyover is to pass over the Sh. Khalifa bin Salman Highway at a length of 280km. Works also include constructing a 2 way road with 2 lanes on each direction at a length of 1.5m; connecting Roundabouts 13 to 18 in Hamad Town. Work also includes lighting and traffic safety works, paving roads in the vicinity of the project, landscaping and forestation works.
The project is considered to be the 3rd entrance to Hamad Town from Sh. Khalifa bin Salman Highway, and the new flyover will provide a direct access to Sheikh Khalifa bin Salman Highway; specifically for the traffic coming from Roundabout 18 in Hamad Town, the residential areas in the vicinity and also the Western villages, and heading north towards Manama.