Road Research Center for Eastern and Central Africa Under Construction

Addis Ababa Ethiopian Roads Authority is building Road Research Center (RRC) that serves Eastern and Central Africa at Kality, Addis Ababa.

Speaking at the 5th Annual Road Research Conference today, Ethiopian Roads Authority Director-General Habtamu Tegegne said the international standard center is being built with over 400 million birr.

He added that the centre will help to solve road related problems, generate new ideas and technologies that improve the road infrastructure in Ethiopia.

The research center has been built since October 20l6, and is expected to be completed in April 2019.

Mechanical works are being carried out as all the civil works of the centre have been completed, it was learned.

The premises of the future center rest on 132,000 square meters at the place where the temporary RRC is currently found.

Source: Ethiopian News Agency