Road Construction in Economic Development.
Road construction refers to a process that involves the use of equipments to come up with a pathway that is easily accessible which is carried out by road constructors. The type of material and equipments determines whether a road will be seasonal all seasonal road. The constructor and the client are required to be in a business contract with all the terms clearly summarized for a successful construction of the road. The basic requirements in a road construction is the identification of the road distance and direction which are in the road construction plan. Evaluation of the road construction pan is what determines whether the practical road construction activities should be intiated.To come up with a sound road construction plan, different professionals such as land surveyors, geologists, architects and engineers are involved.
Road constructors ensures that all the materials and equipments required are readily available to be able to complete the road construction contract within the specified time limit.Road constructor is usually a graduate from an engineering school therefore has the required knowledge and skills to enable him perform all the tasks professionally.Clients don’t like it when they are required to top charges beyond what the contract states and this can be avoided by the constructor ensuring that all the operational costs do not exceed the budgeted finances. Constructors who appreciate the use of advanced technology during road construction find it easy to perform their tasks and they tend to finish their contracts early enough.
Road constructors have no option but to provide excellent results by making sure that their construction have met all the standards. To construct a road that is long lasting it requires the personnel involved such as the construction equipment operators and the construction laborers to work as a team. Road constructors are also obliged to offer road repair and maintenance activities.
Road construction requires a procedural follow up of events from planning, clearing, construction of the sub grade, sub base, the base to wearing course construction. There are different specifications at each level of construction which must be strictly met to satisfy the engineering and construction board. Road constructor should understand road construction is one of the ways through which the government serves the public hence failure to deliver the best services frustrates the public as well. Clients have the liberty to sue road constructors whose services are not satisfactory.
Road signposts and proper drainage system are some of the services provided by the constructor that reduce road accidents rates at a high percentage. Roads are one of the major contribution to the country’s economy thus for a country to develop economically, road constructors must part of it.