DHULE PALESNER TOLLWAY LIMITED
Project: Design, Engineering, Finance, Construction, Development, Operation and Maintenance of the 4 Laning MP/Maharashtra Border – Dhule Section of NH – 3 from Km 168.500 to Km 265.000 in the state of Maharashtra under NHDP Phase – III on DBFOT Basis.
DPTL operates the 96.5 km stretch on the Agra-Mumbai National Highway 3 in the state of Maharashtra, under NHDP phase-III on Design, Build, Finance, Operate and Transfer (DBFOT) Basis.
The Project stretch is a 18 year toll concession, awarded by NHAI, after competitive bidding in 2007 for widening of the existing two-lane road to a four-lane divided carriageway on Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) basis. The project has a well-established operational history of collecting toll since Feb 2012, with a remaining concession life of close to 7 years.
The Project road falls between Dhule and Palesner DPTL has robust traffic of heavy commercial vehicles carrying construction materials from the Maharashtrian city mainly Nashik, Dhule and Mumbai towards Indore and Agra.