Serbian Minister of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure Zorana Mihajlovic said this Friday, April 19, that she expected the construction of the highway from Surcin to Obrenovac to be completed by the end of 2019, her cabinet announced.
In her conversation with the director of the Chinese company CRBC in Serbia, Zhang Xiaoyuan, about the infrastructural projects that the company is realizing in cooperation with the ministry, she said that she was “very satisfied with the cooperation”.
– The way you are realizing the project of the construction of the highway from Surcin to Obrenovac is an example for everybody and I expect the works to be completed by the end of this year – Mihajlovic said.
She added that, after the successful meeting at the 16+1 Summit in Dubrovnik and the signing of two memorandums, the cooperation with CRBC would continue on the construction of the most difficult section on Corridor 11, the one from Pozega to Boljare, and the construction of the New Belgrade-Surcin section, as this would make Corridor 11 fully functional.
Xiaoyuan said that the highway from Surcin to Obrenovac would be completed even before the deadline and added that CRBC was working intensively to achieve the goals agreed in Dubrovnik.
– We are preparing a preliminary engineering design for the Pozega-Boljare section, and we will begin building the section from New Belgrade to Surcin next year – Xiaoyuan said.
He also said that there were intensive preparations for the reconstruction of the railway from Belgrade to North Macedonia.