2017/08/21 | Business activity

CONINCO participates in the Car Passing Ceremony of the whole Deo Ca Tunnel

On August 21, 2017, Deo Ca Investment Joint Stock Company organizes the opening ceremony of the whole Deo Ca Tunnel, officially put Deo Ca tunnel into operation, shortening 50 minutes to pass the tunnel. The Consultant and Inspection Joint Stock Company of Construction Technology and Equipment - CONINCO has well completed the consultancy service of construction supervision and equipment installation supervision for the project, contributing to the project operation with safety.

Attending the ceremony, there were Mr. Le Thanh Quang - Member of Central Party Committee, Secretary of Khanh Hoa Provincial Party Committee; Mr. Le Dinh Tho - Deputy Minister of Transportation; Mr. Nguyen Tan Tuan - Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the People's Council of Khanh Hoa Province; Mr. Dao Cong Thien - Vice Chairman of Khanh Hoa People's Committee with leaders of Khanh Hoa, Phu Yen provinces and leaders of contractors.

Regarding CONINCO, there were Mr. Nguyen Huy Anh - Deputy General Director, Ms. Nguyen Thi Lua - Deputy Director of Mechanical and Electrical Technology and Energy Project Center as well as supervision engineers of the project.

Participants to perform the procedure for car passing

At the ceremony, Deputy Minister of Transportation Le Dinh Tho emphasized that this is a national key project implemented under BOT contract with domestic capital and fully implemented by Vietnamese contractors. The Deo Ca tunnel was put into operation and use, which has marked the great development of Vietnamese experts and engineers, resolving the previous congestion and unsafe situation when passing through Deo Ca, shortening the passing time from 60 minutes to 10 minutes. This will connect Phu Yen province and Khanh Hoa province in the process of socio-economic development, as well as to create conditions for circulation among the Southern Central provinces and the whole country.

Deo Ca tunnel to be officially operated

The Vice Minister also praised the units that completed the project on schedule and asked the investor to have a safe and efficient operation plan and continue to speed up the completion of the items and the remaining, to implement the quality synchronization of the national transport infrastructure.

The Deo Ca tunnel project is located between Phu Yen and Khanh Hoa provinces with a total length of 13.19km including Deo Ca tunnel of 4.125m length and Co Ma tunnel of 500m length. Two main items of the project are Deo Ca tunnel and Co Ma tunnel with the most modern scale and equipment in the road tunnel on the current Highway 1 with 2 parallel tunnel tubes, each tube has 2 lanes in the same direction to ensure the speed of 80km/h.

The Deo Ca Tunnel and Co Ma Tunnel are equipped with a system of equipment to ensure safe and continuous operation of the tunnel. Main equipment systems include jet fan, LED lighting, surveillance camera system, fire alarm system, fire extinguishing system, information system in the tunnel which can change the content, air quality monitoring system in the tunnel. All of those are controlled and operated from the tunnel operation center.