Construction of Baralt Tunnel in Caracas

Designation of the Works

Construction of Baralt Tunel – Extension of Boyacá Avenue (Thousand meters height) until Macayapa Distributor

Works Owner

Ministry of Popular Power for Transport and Communications – Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela


Consorcio Boyacá – La Guaira


Contract Job for the Design / construction  of a 2.820m long double road tunnel
Meters of tunnel…. 5,638m
Tunnel cross-section … 106 m2 (Excavation)
M3 of total expected excavation … 586,342.00 m3 (NATM)
M3 of expected concrete … 77,018.00 m3
TONS of expected steel ….  1,093.33 Ton
Waterproofing area…. 142,500,00 m2
TONS of Metal Crankshafts … 6,094.00 Ton
M3 of shotcrete with fibres … 28,390.33 m3


Caracas, Venezuela

Start Date

July 2012

Execution Period

42 months