Construction Duration: 2018-present
This road has a length of 12 kilometers and has eight lanes, two interchanges, three bridges, bike and pedestrian lanes, roadway lighting, and linear parks,” Mr. Villar said.
The soon-to-open Bamban interchange will also have three entry and three exit lanes.
The new lanes aim to enable speedy toll transactions, especially during peak hours and holidays were traffic volume on the expressway is higher.
“The additional toll lanes will help improve SCTEX’s connectivity in its areas, particularly in Clark, which is being positioned as Asia’s next aerotropolis and investment center,” NLEx corporation president and general manager Luigi Bautista said. (Editor: Mike U. Frialde)