SOUTH LUZON EXPRESSWAY (SLEX) TOLL ROAD 4 (TR-4)

Project Description: 
  • A new four (4)-lane toll road from Sto. Tomas, Batangas to Tayabas/Lucena City in Quezon, 56.87 kms. long
  •  The revised alignment is divided into five (5) packages as follows:

SECTIONS

LENGTH (km)

Package A: Calamba to Makban, Laguna

11.32

Package B: Makban to San Pablo, Laguna

12.12

Package C: San Pablo to Tiaong, Quezon

7.50

Package D: Tiaong to Candelaria, Quezon

15

Package E: Candelaria to Tayabas, Quezon

10.93

                                                     

Project Objectives: 

This project aims to: 

  • improve the transport of goods and services from Southern Provinces to Manila and vice versa.
  • shorten travel time, decongest, and reduce the volume of traffic plying the Pan Philippine Highway.
  • enhance the economic efficiency of the existing South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), allowing to meet the increasing demand of traffic volumes due to the rapid growth of population, urbanization, and economic development of Quezon Province and adjoining provinces.

 

Project Benefits: 

At the end of construction, the project is expected to:

  • efficiently move people, products/goods and services to and from Laguna, Batangas, Quezon, and Bicol Region.
  • reduce travel time along the 58-kilometer stretch between Sto. Tomas and Lucena from 4 hours to 1 hour.
  • provide the motorists with safer and more convenient travel on modern tollway facilities like well-lit toll plazas, fiber optics, and CCTV cameras, among others.

 

Project Concessionaire: 

South Luzon Tollways Corporation (SLTC)  

 

 

Project Cost: 
  • P 13.10 Billion
Project Status: 
  • Ongoing alignment reconnaisance, ground survey and staking works for Packages A and B.
  • Ongoing Right-of-Way Acquisition
  • Ongoing issuance of Notices of Taking in Sto. Tomas, Batangas and Alaminos, Laguna
  • The inventory of trees and crops in the 3km priority area was already completed. The number of trees present in the area is 1,427 for the forest trees and 8,892 for fruit-bearing trees. Awaiting for approval by the DENR.
  • The twenty-one (21) PTE were already served to the respective affected landowners which deemed as priority before the groundbreaking
  • Ongoing
Project Alignment: 
Project Timeline: 

 

ACTIVITIES

DATE

Issuance of ECC by DENR

14 July 2014

Construction Schedule

June 2017 – August 2021

Package A: Calamba to Makban, Laguna

01 June 2017 – 25 August 2018

Package B: Makban to San Pablo, Laguna

26 February 2018 – 20 August 2019

Package C: San Pablo to Tiaong, Quezon

23 November 2018 – 18 November 2019

Package D: Tiaong to Candelaria, Quezon

20 August 2019 to 10 February 2021

Package E: Candelaria to Tayabas, Quezon

16 May 2019 to 09 August 2021