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Synonyms for beltway

a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the center

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Minister of Defence Abdel Al-Fattah Al-Sisi approved on Saturday the extension of Rod El-Farag Highway to the Regional Orbital Road at an additional cost of EGP 1bn.
re rof oof o CRIMINALS The money spent on ANPR could have fixed 2000 potholes on our cashstrapped RSSs There are 16 Automatic Number Plate Recognition cameras on the M8, six on the M77 between Glasgow and Ayrshire and four more on the A726 Glasgow south orbital road.
Skanska AB (STO: SKAB), as part of Connect Plus and a project development and construction group, disclosed today (22 May) that the widening of the M25 orbital road around London has reached its financial close.
So South London has potential for orbital rail links connecting the major town centres, some existing (Croydon Tramlink), but little potential for orbital road links save in the south east; but in North London the reverse is true, and the North Circular passes close to five of the eight major town centres.
Much is made of the 10-minute journey time between the Stade de France and Roland Garros clusters, where most of the venues will be, but there is frequent mayhem on the connecting orbital road.
They were building the North Orbital Road and managed to 'forget' about a company at the heart of the project.
London's orbital road, the M25, dominates the list of worst tailbacks (nine out of the top 10).
The Public Works Authority (Ashghal), in collaboration with the Ministry of Interior (MoI), held an awareness campaign about Orbital Road, which reduces travel time by roughly 50% from the south to the centre and the north of the country.
The Orbital Road is considered as an important addition to the road network in Qatar; it will serve as a vital link between the southern and northern areas in Qatar.
Contract awarded for 2017 3rd and 4th track orbital road improvement work
Whilst England is being promised HS2 at a cost of PS80bn pounds, HS3 at a cost of PS7bn, Crossrail 2 at a cost of PS15bn, and an inner London Underground orbital road at a cost of PS30bn - Wales continues to be one of only three countries on the whole of the European continent without a single mile of electrified rail line.
It is also (alongside London's Zaha Hadid) the design consultant for the first of the 2022 stadiums, and is overseeing construction of a major orbital road that will take trucks from the port on a route bypassing Doha city centre in a bid to reduce traffic congestion.
There are 16 Automatic Number Plate Recognition cameras on the M8, six on the M77 between Glasgow psst oNcct t aooot and Ayrshire and four more on the A726 Glasgow south orbital road.
Overall, the route with the most dramatic decrease in congestion is the northern section of London's orbital road, the M25, between junctions 21 and 31, with a 26% reduction in jams over the 12 months to June 2008 compared with the previous year.