Advancing the Expressway Network to Develop Local Communities and Promote Smooth Road Traffic
Developing an Expressway Network that Links Cities
We steadily develop its expressway network, in order to vitalize interaction and cooperation among local cities, contributing to the development of communities and the improvement of the quality of life.
Construction site for 4-laning between Shinanomachi IC and Joetsu JCT on Joshin-Etsu Expressway
Construction site between Yoichi IC and Otaru JCT on Hokkaido Odan Expressway
Construction site between Nanyo-Takahata IC and Yamagata-Kaminoyama IC on Tohoku-Chuo Expressway
Development of Peripheral Expressways in the Tokyo Metropolitan Area
The development of peripheral expressways in greater Tokyo is essential as a solution for eliminating congestion in central Tokyo. We effectively construct peripheral expressways by employing high-level technology development, such as shield tunnels.
Construction site between Misato-Minami IC and Koya JCT on Gaikan Expressway
Construction site between Sakai-Koga IC and Tsukuba-Chuo IC on Ken-O Road
＊Some interchanges (IC) and junctions (JCT) have temporary names only.
＊The opening time of section 1 (※1)is the case if the land acquisition procedure based on the Compulsory Purchase of Land Act will be promptly completed.
＊Scheduled opening is as of 9 December 2015.
Source: Website of the Kanto Regional Development Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism