Iraq: Highways and low cost roads in Iraq

From 1957 to 1967 Dorsch planned about 800 kilometers of highways and low cost roads in Iraq. Preliminary studies, preliminary design, final design and site supervision were the main fields of activity.

Major projects:

  • Highway Bagdad - Kirkuk, 200 km
  • Highway Bagdad - Nasiriyah, 200 km
  • Highway Bagdad - Mossul, 150 km
  • Low cost mountain road Zakho - Amadiyah, 100 km

Project Activities

  • Highway Design
  • Soils and Material Survey
  • Hydrological Survey
  • Structural Design

Disciplines

Companies

Dorsch International Consultants

Client

Government of Iraq

Duration

From 1957 to 1969

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