February 2016 :
HCC in joint venture with VCCL Ltd, has been awarded a contract by PWD-Manipur to develop a 111 km Imphal-Kangchup-Tamenglong highway which is a part of Asian Highway No.1. The highway will reduce the distance from Guwahati to Imphal by at least 90 kms.
||Public Works Department (PWD)-Manipur
||Rs. 1,114 crore (HCC share 73% which is Rs. 813 crore)
|Scope of work
||The initial 15 km of the highway, from Imphal to Kangchup, is an existing road in plain terrain, whereas alignment between Kangchup to Tamenglong (about 96 km) is new a green-field alignment located mostly in the mountainous terrain.