13 May LOOK: DPWH Starts Tunnel Boring @ Davao City Bypass Road’s South Portal
Mga higala! The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has started the tunnel boring activity at the south portal of the Davao City Bypass Road‘s twin tunnels!
Together with the simultaneous tunnel boring at the north portal, the construction of the first-ever long-distance mountain tunnel in the Philippines will be finished faster.
ICYDK, upon completion, the bypass road’s twin tunnels will be around 2.3 kilometers long and will reduce travel time between Toril, Davao City and JP Laurel, Panabo City to 49 minutes (from 1 hour and 44 minutes).
For a glimpse of this amazing project, check out DPWH’s photos below:
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