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Project "Highway "Hemus", section "Sofia Ring Road (SRR) – Yana road junction"


The project has been approved by the Managing Authority of the Operational programme "Transport" 2007-2013 on 30.09.2011

Deadline: The Project is scheduled for completion on 31.03.2014

Beneficiary: Agency "Road Infrastructure"


Total cost of the project: 56 168 521.07 BGN

Awarded grant under OP "Transport": 47 856 420.81 BGN

Sources of grant funding:

Cohesion Fund of EU: 38 285 136.65 BGN

National co-financing: 9 571 284.16 BGN

The project is funded under Priority Axis 2 "Development of road infrastructure along the Trans-European and major national transport axes" of the Operational Programme "Transport" 2007-2013

Aim of the project

Infrastructure project "Highway "Hemus", section "SRR – Yana road junction" is a part of the Trans-European Transport Corridor IV. The construction of the new section of 8.46 km length will connect the existing section of the highway "Hemus" with the Sofia Ring Road. The realization of the project will significantly contribute towards reducing traffic and increasing traffic flow capacity on Road E-79. An important goal of the project is to improve the environmental situation in the area and improving the safety of travel.


Place of project implementation - South-Western region, district: Sofia


Technical parameters of the project

Total length: 8.46 km

Gauge clearance A29 – carriageway with a total width of 11.50 m,  2 x 2 active lanes (9.00 m), 2 x 2 emergency lanes with a width of 2.50m, a dividing strip of 3.50m and two side walks of 1.25m – 29 m in sum

Design speed: 120 km/h

Road junction with Road I–6 at km 1 + 454.37

Yana road junction: at km 8 + 460

Overpasses:3 pcs

Project executors

Executor: CLEA "Hemus A2"

• Leading partner - "Trace Group Hold” SC

• Partner - "Design engineering" SC, Croatia and "CC – 13 Roadstroy" SC, Pernik

The cost of the contract for construction: 38 340 371.34 BGN with VAT

The date of issuance of a building permit: 17.09.2011

Implementation period: 22 months

Construction supervision: "Transconsult – BG" LTD.

The value of the contract: 181 440.00 BGN with VAT

Supervision by the author (direct route) – "Roadproject", LLC

The value of the contract -111 600.00 BGN with VAT



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