M5 Extension Project in Belarus
Shaped pavement of M5 Extension Project
M5/E271 Minsk-Gomel Highway Upgrading and Reconstruction Project Babruysk-Zlobin Section is 77.66km long. Its construction formally started on December 1, 2014, and it is scheduled to be completed and opened to traffic in September, 2016.
The project opened a transit road from south-eastern to north-western part of Belarus. This transit connects Gomel - Minsk - Vilnius - Klaipeda - Kaliningrad and other cities which provide great transportation between important economic regions of Black Sea and Baltic Sea. The road reconstruction project has become an outstanding contribution to the infrastructure of the Republic of Belarus.