E49Additional lane between Bansu way road Mikawa IC and Yasuda IC is completed
~ Partial traffic in some sections will be eliminated, safety and comfort will be higher ~
East Nippon Expressway Co., Ltd.
NEXCO EAST Niigata branch (Niigata city Chuo Ward)E49The installation work of the additional lane (* 1) that we have been promoting as a traffic safety measure in the face-to-face traffic section was completed in a section between Mikawa IC and Yasuda IC of the Ban-Etsu Expressway ,November 2 (Thu) 15:00, An additional lane of about 1.5 km is extended to about 3.5 km.
By extending the additional lane including these tunnels, not only will the safety of customers increase but also comfortable driving with smooth and low driving stress is expected.
In addition, the switching work of the lane which we carried out from the end of August in this section will also end as completed. We have caused inconveniences to our customers for a long period of time, but we sincerely thank you for your understanding and cooperation in this construction work.
(* 1) Construction to partly make four lanes in the face-to-face traffic section (one lane on one side)
About start of additional lane operationAttachment【PDF: 881KB】
1) Operation start section: Ban-Etsu Expressway Mikawa IC ~ Yasuda IC some sections of the
2) Operation extension extension: Approximately 2.0 km (extension)
3) Scheduled start date of operation (* 2)
From November 2 (Thu), 2017
(※ 2) Please note that the operation start time may be changed due to the weather on the day.
In addition, we will continue to carry out lane regulation due to construction until 15:00 on November 2nd (Thursday), so we are very sorry to trouble you, but if you drive in that section try safe driving Thank you.
We will continue our efforts to improve the safety, security, comfort and convenience of Expressway , so thank you.