Chennai Port – Maduravoyal Expressway – Information & Status

19.881 km Chennai Port – Maduravoyal Elevated Expressway by NHAI is an approved 4 lane access-controlled highway in Chennai, Tamil Nadu with a route alignment along Cooum River and NH-4.

This 4 lane double-decker (double-tiered) expressway is estimated to cost Rs. 5,855 crore. Its foundation stone was laid by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in May 2022.

The project’s Detailed Project Report (DPR) is unavailable. NHAI invited tenders for its construction in July 2022 through 4 packages. The expressway will have 7 on-ramps for entry and 6 off-ramps to exit, and has a design capacity to handle 40,000 passenger cars a day.

  • Total Estimated Cost: Rs. 5,855 crore
  • Project’s Total Length: 19.881 km
  • Lanes: 4
  • Status: Bidding Underway
  • Deadline: N/A
  • Owner: National Highways Authority of India (NHAI)
  • Project Model: Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC)

Route Map

A PDF route map will be added here when available. Here’s a map from NHAI’s tender docs:

Design

Cross-sectional design of its double decker structure – via NHAI’s tender docs:

Tenders & Contractors

Chennai Port – Maduravoyal Expressway has been divided into 4 civil packages each with a 910 day (2.5 year) deadline.

Package & ChainageContractor (Value)
Package 1 (4.262 km) Connecting km 0.342 to km 4.604Under Bidding
Package 2 (5.096 km) Connecting km 4.604 to km 9.700Under Bidding
Package 3 (4.485 km) Connecting km 9.700 to km 14.185Under Bidding
Package 4 (6.038 km) Connecting km 14.185 to km 20.223Under Bidding

Page last updated: November 9, 2022. Have a question or spot an error? Let me know here.