Supervision of Construction Works for Ubisa-Shorapani Road Section (F3) of E-60 Highway

A Major Infrastructure Project connecting East and West Georgia

Egis starts supervising the construction of the most challenging mountainous section of the East-West Highway in Georgia, the Ubisa-Shorapani Road Section F3.

Date : July 2019 – October 2024
Duration: 64 months
Client: Roads Department of the Ministry of Regional Development and Infrastructure of Georgia
Funding: European Investment Bank (EIB)
Construction duration: 36 months
Constructor: China Road and Bridge Corporation

Project overview

The Highway Section is the mountainous part of the East-West Motorway (E 60), around 180 km West of Tbilisi.

The section is only 13 km long, but counts 9 double tunnels (from 300 m to 1,6 km length) and 27 bridges, 13 along carriageway Tbilisi - Argveta and 14 along carriageway Argveta – Tbilisi (from 33 m to 1200 m length). The Bridge of 1200 m will be the longest and the most challenging one in Georgia!

The project is currently the biggest infrastructure project implemented in the country.

Our missions

The primary objectives of the consulting services are:

  • Construction supervision: Egis has the function of FIDIC Engineer in administering the civil works contract and advise the employer on all matters concerning implementation of the contract including inter alia, quality control, work progress, and dispute resolution.
  • Project management: Egis provides support to the employer for environment and resettlement monitoring, road safety audits, technical and financial management.