Solapur Chennai Expressway Project Details

Solapur Chennai Expressway

The Solapur-Chennai Economic Corridor, also known as the Solapur-Chennai Expressway, is a 707 km, 6 lane partially access-controlled highway that will connect the states of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. The project is being developed under the Bharatmala Pariyojana Phase-2 program with a deadline of December 2025 and is expected to cost Rs. 15,000 crore.

The project is a mix of both brownfield-upgrade and greenfield sections, with the greenfield section spanning 230 km from Akkalkot to Mahabubnagar. The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is the owner of the project and it is being developed using the Hybrid Annuity Model (HAM).

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The project’s current status is under bidding and land acquisition. Tenders for construction have been published and the details are provided below.

Feature Description
Project Length 707 kilometers
Greenfield Section 230 km (Akkalkot – Mahabubnagar)
Lanes 6
Current Status Under Bidding, Land Acquisition
Deadline December 2025
Owner National Highways Authority of India (NHAI)
Project Model Hybrid Annuity Model (HAM)

Route Map: An official route map PDF and village list will be added here when available.

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Tenders and Contractors details of Solapur Chennai Expressway:

Maharashtra – Karnataka Section (Akkalkot, MH to Karnataka/Telangana Border)

Package & Chainage Contractor / Status
Package 1 (26.00 km): Akkalkot to MH/KN Border at Badadal (km 0.000 to km 26.000) Notice still Pending
Package 2 (71 km): MH/KA Border at Badadal to Maradgi S. Andola (km 26.000 to km 97.000) PNC Infratech Pvt. Limited
Package 3 (65.50 km): Maradgi S. Andola to Baswantpur (97.000 to km 162.500) Dilip Buildcon ltd is the lowest bidder
Package 4 (40.6 km): Baswantpur to Singnodi (km 162.500 to km 203.100) Montecarlo Ltd. (Ashoka Buildcon was the lowest bidder)

Telangana Section of Solapur Chennai Expressway

Package & Chainage Contractor / Status
Package 1 (39.3 km): Karnataka to Telangana border at Raichur Gadwal road to Julekal village (km 202.900 to km 242.200) Megha Engineering & Infrastructure (MEIL)
Package 2 (38.2 km): Julekal village to Kurnool town terminating on NH-40 (km 242.200 to km 280.400) Megha Engineering & Infrastructure (MEIL) 14 Bids were submitted

Andhra Pradesh Section (Brownfield-Upgrade)

Package & Chainage Details Contractor / Status
Pkg 1 (64.2 km): 4 laning of NH-716 from Kadapa to Chinna Orampadu (From km 260+652 to km 196+125 of NH-716) Lakshmi Infrastructure Limited
Pkg 2 (57.735 km): 4 laning of NH-716 from Chinna Orampadu (Design km 64+200/existing km 196+125 of NH-716) to Reniguntta on NH No. 565 near Tirupati Airport Roadd (Design Km 121.935/existing km 137.000) Lakshmi Infrastructure Limited

More tenders details will be added here as they become available.

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