The Russian Highways State Company planned to develop Moscow-Kazan Highway Project, from Moscow to Kazan, Russia. China Railway Construction International Group Co Ltd was the EPC contractor of the fifth section of the project. The project covered the construction of 729 km highway. The construction of the highway divided into stages and starting from two flagship sections, from Moscow to Vladimir bypassing Vladimir, the construction of which was planned to be launched in 2020, as well as the southern bypass of Kazan. The works were planned to be completed by 2024. The third stage would start in 2021, the section from Vladimir to Arzamas, which would be completed by 2025. In 2022, the connection of these sections from Arzamas to Kanash would be started. The project was included in the comprehensive plan for upgrade and expansion of trunk infrastructure through 2024 and was part of the Europe-Western China corridor being constructed now.