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Old September 23rd, 2013, 01:34 PM   #441
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23 September 2013

In Sweden, 9 kilometres of new motorway on the E18 between Hjulsta and Kista in Stockholm opened today. This realignes the E18 somewhat and the E4 and E18 now have a strech in common between the Kista and Järva Krog interchanges, which is undergoing widening.

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Old September 26th, 2013, 09:44 PM   #442
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FM 396, Mission, Texas, USA

September 25

The first mile of the new FM 396 opened to traffic on September 25 in Mission, Texas. FM 396 is a four-lane freeway with frontage roads that connect a new border crossing with Mexico with I-2 in Mission.
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Nanfu Expressway, Chongqing, China

28 September 2013

The 56 kilometer Nanfu Expressway opens to traffic in Chongqing. It runs from G65 (Baomao Expressway) near Nanchuan, north to Fuling. It's located circa 80 kilometers east of Chongqing city.
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G3001 / S2 Zhengzhou Ring Expressway, China

27 September 2013

A 29 kilometer extension of the Zhengzhou Ring Expressway opened to traffic in Henan, China. It runs north from G30 to S86 near Wuzhi. The exact route number is unclear, Chinese Wikipedia attributes both G3001 and S2 to the ring road.
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PR-18 Vejle - Ølholm, Denmark

30 September 2013

A 14 kilometer stretch of motorway opens to traffic in central Jutland, Denmark. It is part of the Primærrute 18 (Primary Route 18) that runs from Vejle to Ølholm. The motorway connects central Jutland towns with E45.

Construction cost was 1.5 billion DKK over the entire 28 kilometer project from Riis to Vejle. This comes down to € 200 million, or € 7.1 million per kilometer.

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G45 Daguang Expressway, China

30 September 2013

A 100 kilometer stretch of the Daguang Expressway opens to traffic in Inner Mongolia. It runs from the border with Hebei to Chifeng. This completes G45's route through southeastern Inner Mongolia.
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US 33, Nelsonville, Ohio, USA

October 1, 2013

The freeway-grade bypass of Nelsonville, Ohio opens to traffic. It is part of the US 33 that runs from Columbus to Athens.

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A-60, Valladolid, Spain

1 October 2013

A 16.7 kilometer segment of A-60 opens to traffic near Valladolid in central Spain. It runs from just outside Valladolid to past the airport, and replaces the N-601. Construction was nearly finished in 2012, but works were on-hold for a while because of financial difficulties. The 16.7 kilometer autovía cost € 56.4 million, or € 3.4 million per kilometer.

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A-8, Spain

2 October 2013

A 5.5 kilometer stretch of autovía A-8 opens to traffic in eastern Asturias. It runs from Penduelas to San Roque del Acebal. This reduces the missing link of A-8 between Santander and Gijón.
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Loop 20, Laredo, Texas, USA

1 October 2013

The Cuatro Vientos interchange in Laredo, Texas opened to traffic. It is part of Loop 20 around Laredo. The new interchange includes just over a mile of new freeway grade road.
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A3, Calabria, Italy

30 september 2013

1.7 km of reconstructed A3 open in southern Calabria, Italy, between Villa San Giovanni and Santa Trada.
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E26, Malaysia

1 October 2013

The remaining 20 kilometer stretch of E26 (South Klang Valley Expressway) opened to traffic southwest of Kuala Lumpur. E26 connects the container port of Pulau Indah with the metropolis. The opened stretch runs from Telok Panglima Garang to Pulau Indah, across the flat and low-lying coastal plain.
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US 15, New York State, USA

October 8, 2013

The last 5 mile stretch of Interstate-grade freeway opens to traffic in Upstate New York. The new freeway runs from Lindley near the Pennsylvania border to Presho. All of US 15 in the state of New York is now a freeway. It will be renumbered to I-99 sometime in the future.

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S80 Taicang Port North Expressway, China

8 October 2013

The S80 / Taicang Port North Expressway opened to traffic in Jiangsu province. The expressway is 15 kilometers long and connects the new port of Taicang with G15. It's located just outside Shanghai. The name suggests there will also be a southern expressway to the port, to be numbered S81.
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G8011 Kaihe Expressway, Yunnan, China

9 October 2013

The remaining 22 kilometer segment of the Kaihe Expressway opened to traffic in Yunnan. It runs from G80 to Kaiyuan. G8011 is an expressway that links to the border with Vietnam.
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unknown expressway, Guizhou, China

10 October 2013

A 37 kilometer segment of expressway opened to traffic in Guizhou. It runs from the Guiyang southern ring road to Huishui. It connects to other segments of expressways that could form a Guiyang - Qianxinan Expressway, but no name or number of this route is confirmed.
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A34, Italy

15. October 2013

A 17-km-long new A34 motorway opens in northeastern Italy. It's an upgrade of the former RA17 and connects the A4 by Villesse with Gorizia and the Slovenian H4.
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Autopista Durango - Mazatlán, Mexico

17 October 2013

The Autopista Durango - Mazatlán opened to traffic in Mexico. The new toll road is 230 kilometers long (205 km of actual new road) and is mostly a super-two, though parts are equipped with 4 lanes. The entire route is grade-separated. It crosses the Sierra Madre Occidental in the states of Durango and Sinaloa.

The new autopista includes the Baluarte Bridge, whose bridge deck is 402 meters above the valley floor.

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R8, Kortrijk, Belgium

18 October 2013

A 1 kilometer extension of the R8 beltway around Kortrijk opened to traffic. While this 1 kilometer may seem insignificant, it's the first new motorway in Belgium in 13 years time. The new segment is basically a flyover across the Izegemstraat. It was built in the median of existing frontage roads.
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M29, Beslan, Russia

18 October 2013

The 12 kilometer motorway bypass of Beslan in southern Russia opened to traffic. It's a 4-lane road that bypasses Beslan in North Ossetia-Alania Republic. It connects to the partial bypass of Vladikavkaz.

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