R260m further investment for Platinum Highway

5th December 2003 By: nkolola halwindi

The Bakwena Platinum Corridor Concessionaire (BPCC) is to invest a further R260-million capital expenditure for the improvement and construction of the highway, including the 16-km Rustenburg ring road, which is expec-ted to begin in January, with completion scheduled for August 2004.

The environmental record of decision for the bypass was issued by the Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism in March.

The investment is part of the R3-billion Bakwena Platinum Highway project, scheduled for completion at the end of next year.

According to CEO Leo R