Contents

- 1 How much does it cost to construct 1 km of road?
- 2 How do you calculate materials for road construction?
- 3 How much does it cost to build a road per foot?
- 4 What is the cost of RCC slab per sq ft?
- 5 How much does it cost to tar a road?
- 6 How do you calculate excavation rate?
- 7 How do you calculate earthwork?
- 8 How do you calculate WMM?
- 9 What material is used for road construction?
- 10 How do you calculate road base?
- 11 How can I widen my driveway cheaply?
- 12 Is asphalt cheaper than concrete?
- 13 How much does it cost to pave a 200 foot driveway?

## How much does it cost to construct 1 km of road?

As an average Rs **10 lakh** was the cost of construction of a four Lane High way for alength of One km ( without Service Roads on both sides )fifteen years back. But from 2005 this cost is increased to Rs 10 crore for every one km for a highway of Four Lane & service roads on both sides.

## How do you calculate materials for road construction?

**Road Construction** – **Calculating** Tonnes **material** required

- OK, 45000 metres long
**road**x 9 metre width x 0.019M (stone) = 7695 Cubic metres. - 7695 Cubic metres x 1.6 SG of
**material**= 12312 Tonnes. - 12312 Tonnes divide by 30 tonnes per load = 410 Loads.

## How much does it cost to build a road per foot?

Building a road costs **$210** to **$390** per linear foot, assuming a 30-foot width. One mile of road ranges from **$1,110,000** to $2,060,000.

## What is the cost of RCC slab per sq ft?

**Cost of RCC Slab** for 2000 sft, 5” thick and cement concrete 1;2;4 proximate **cost** is Rs 3 lac (or Rs 150/SFT) including material, labor and MS steel bars.

## How much does it cost to tar a road?

The **average cost** of a 16×38 foot **tar** and chip driveway is $1,850. The base **cost** can range between $1 and $5 per square foot. Driveways on the cheaper end can **cost** as little as $650 while more expensive ones **cost** about $3,050.

## How do you calculate excavation rate?

of days required for 10m^{3} **excavation** = 10/242.4242 = 0.04125 days. Likewise, based on the capacity of other equipment, labors etc., their **cost** is calculated. Contractors profit is also added to the total **cost** of labors and machineries. Then grand total gives the **rate** of **excavation** per 10m^{3} of soil **excavation**.

## How do you calculate earthwork?

In this method Sections are drawn for Each Line of Value. Area of Cutting and Filling is found out for each Section with Trapezoidal Method or Nett Area **Calculation** Method. Then volume is determined by multiplying Average Area with Distance between Sections.

## How do you calculate WMM?

1- How can we **calculate** the required **WMM quantity**? Length of **WMM** Bed(L) = 1 Km = 1000 Met. Breadth of **WMM** Bed(B)= 7 Met. Thickness of **WMM** Layer (T) = 150 mm =0.150 Met.

## What material is used for road construction?

A wide variety of materials are used in the construction of roads these are soils (naturally occurring or processed), aggregates (fine aggregates or **coarse aggregates** obtained from rocks), binders like lime, **bituminous** materials, and **cement**, and miscellaneous materials used as admixtures for improved performance of

## How do you calculate road base?

**Manual Calculator**

- Multiply the length of the area by the width of the area = Square Feet.
- Multiply Square Feet by the Depth* = Cubic Feet.
- Divide Cubic Feet by 27 = Cubic Yards.
- Multiply Cubic Yards by 1.5 = Tons Needed.

## How can I widen my driveway cheaply?

Alternatives to Concrete and Asphalt

Installing stabilized gravel with permeable pavers, however, is the single **cheapest** and most effective solution to extending a **driveway** while providing long-term durability and functionality. TRUEGRID offers every type of paver you need to match your **driveway** situation.

## Is asphalt cheaper than concrete?

Lower upfront cost: **Asphalt** is less **expensive than concrete** to install. It could be about half the price per square foot to install **asphalt**. More convenient to repair: **Asphalt** is a softer material, so it deteriorates faster and easier **than concrete** repairs.

## How much does it cost to pave a 200 foot driveway?

Widening a driveway costs **$3** to $12 per square foot, depending on the materials. Adding 200 square feet of driveway surface costs $600 to $2,400 on average.