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TEN-T (ROBG-425)

Well-developed transportation system in the Euroregion Ruse-Giurgiu for better connectivity with TEN-T network

What’s the goal?

The overall objective of the project is to modernize and upgrade the road infrastructure in Ruse and Giurgiu representing direct connections to TEN-T.

What’s the budget?

7,835,520.26 euro, out of which 6,660,192.21 euro ERDF

Who is doing it?

Lead Beneficiary (LB): Territorial Administrative Unit Giurgiu

Beneficiary 2 (B2): Ruse Municipality

When is it happening?

Start date: 07.09.2018

End date: 07.09.2022

Duration: 48 months and 1 day

Where is it happening?

Ruse in Bulgaria

Giurgiu in Romania

How is it going to happen?

  • procurement of specific equipment;
  • services for technical project elaboration and technical assistance;
  • construction works of roads in Giurgiu and Ruse;
  • site supervision services;
  • traffic safety measures;
  • joint strategy for optimization of the transport conditions in the CBC region;
  • common system for data base gathering and processing of traffic information;
  • information and promotional activities.

What will be the results (what’s the contribution to the Programme)?

Programme outputs: 11.23 km of roads reconstructed or upgraded;

Programme results: 2,000 people benefiting by modernized infrastructure leading to TEN-T.

Project status

The project results achieved so far are related tosigned contracts with the experts of Ruse Municipality and Giurgiu Municipality, the set up of the project management teams and the purchase of the office equipment, necessary for performing of their daily tasks. Both project beneficiaries have performed two Launching Conferences - in Ruse, BG and in Giurgiu, RO. In addition, LB purchased a car, which will assure the transportation of the Giurgiu PMT by performing of actions, related to the project implementation.

The major project activities, actions and target groups of the project are tied related with the construction modernization works in Giurgiu and Ruse (construction works in Giurgiu: Bucuresti BD; Prieteniei RD; 1 Decembrie 98 RD and Mihai Viteazu Bld – 6.756 m; construction works in Ruse: development of construction works in Ruse Municipality – Lipnik Boulevard – 4.300 m) and the status of implementation of the investment objectives is as follows:

LB -Giurgiu Municipality finished the works execution according to the Technical design and 6.75 km of roads in Giurgiu town were rehabilitated. In accordance with the National legislation related to works execution, a commission was formed consisting of representatives of the Municipality, the Contractor and the State Inspectorate for Constructions that verified the conformity of the construction works. Thus, on 22.06.2021, the reception was made at the end of the rehabilitation works of six road sections and for completion of the restoration works of the passage at the intersection of 1 Decembrie 1918 street with the Giurgiu Nord-Ruse railway, at km c.f. 66 + 533.00.

The specific equipment for the traffic system for the three lots was delivered to the Lead Beneficiary on 23.10.2020. After delivering the equipment, the provider has mounted all the equipment, both in Giurgiu and in Ruse. Although the equipment was mounted in Ruse Municipality, it was not functional for the Bulgarian part, because the specifics of the high resolution cameras required high speed protected internet connection via fiber optics. Thus, it was found another location for mounting the cameras, where a local fiber network is installed.

In what concern the implementation of construction works in Ruse Municipality, related to rehabilitation of "Lipnik" Blvd. from the roundabout at Boulevard "Tsar Osvoboditel" to the roundabout next to the building of the traffic police, at present, the construction works are temporarily stopped with act. 10 according to Bulgarian legislation, until the underground infrastructure is completed in the common sections between the current project and the project implemented by Water and Severage Company - “ViK” OOD Ruse.

The Technical design was completed by Water and Severage Company - “ViK” OOD Ruse and submitted to Ruse Municipality for approval. Later on, the contractor started the repairs on the common intersections, which are currently ongoing. In parallel with them, Ruse Municipality started rehabilitation of the parts of the boulevard that were already finalized by the other project.


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