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2022-12-10Maintenance of the roads of national importance during the winter
In winter, all road users must pay attention to changing weather conditions and precipitation, which have a direct impact on the driving conditions. At the same time, most drivers probably notice that some roads are cleaned and sprinkled with sand or salt more often, while other roads are sprinkled less often. There are also roads which are not sprinkled at all with anti-slip substances, only excess snow is cleared.
2022-12-09Work of reconstruction of the section of Via Baltica from Marijampolė to the Polish border is being started
Today, a capsule was buried in the kilometre 76 of the highway A4 Kaunas-Marijampolė-Suwałki, which is part of the international Via Baltica highway. This capsule marks the symbolic beginning of the reconstruction of one section of this road from the kilometre 72.50 to the kilometre 79. This section is planned to be reconstructed into four lanes, and the first in the country “green bridge” (for animal migration), a tunnel passage, intersection, connecting roads and other road elements are planned to be equipped. It is planned that the construction work in this section will be completed in the autumn next year. The value of the contract is about 55.8 million euros.
2022-12-08Reminders for drivers about safe driving in changing weather and traffic conditions
The first snow that has fallen, the pretty cold weather, thaw and rain – such changes in weather conditions in the approach of winter should not surprise drivers. But still, for some drivers, the changeable weather becomes an unpleasant surprise. The State Enterprise Lithuanian Road Administration (hereinafter – the Road Administration) reminds drivers what they should remember before getting behind the wheel when the weather conditions are constantly changing.
2022-11-17The rubber of recycled tires – for the new asphalt mixture, which is being developed
The SE Lithuanian Road Administration (hereinafter – the Road Administration) announces a public procurement for the development of asphalt mixtures suitable for Lithuanian climatic conditions using the rubber of recycled tires and for the determination of their operational characteristics in order to assess the possibilities of further use. The service providers participating in the open tender procedure are called to submit tenders by November 30 of this year.