Albania’s infrastructure minister Belina Balluku announced iC Consulenten Ziviltechniker, ELEA iC and IBE, SEED Consulting shpk, and InfraKonsult shpk qualified for the design contract of Llogara Tunnel.
As the two shortlisted candidates presented their proposal a day ahead of this announcement, the jury reached a common verdict this regard.
Invitation for bids for the construction at the southwestern coastline will follow later this year.
The government seeks to invest EUR 6.3 million to shorten the travel time from Orikum to Palasato to 1 hour. When completed, the highway will boost tourism due to reduced driving time and distance; however, travelers will be charged a fee.