Expressway Authority of Thailand

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Expressway Authority of Thailand (EXAT)
Native name
การทางพิเศษแห่งประเทศไทย
kan thang phiset haeng prathet thai
State enterprise
IndustryGreater Bangkok expressways
FoundedNovember 27, 1972; 46 years ago (1972-11-27) in Bangkok, Thailand
Headquarters
Bangkok
,
Thailand
Revenue16,060 million baht (2015)
Total assets180,696 million baht (2015)
Number of employees
4,701 regular, 625 temporary (2015)
ParentMinistry of Transport
Websitewww.exat.co.th/index.php/en_US

The Expressway Authority of Thailand (Thai: การทางพิเศษแห่งประเทศไทย) (EXAT) is a state enterprise under the Ministry of Transport.[1] It was founded in 1972, and operates Thailand's expressway (ทางพิเศษ thang phiset) system, which refers to (usually elevated) high-capacity controlled-access highways serving the Greater Bangkok area and some nearby provinces.

Expressway system[edit]

Sections of the expressway system

First opened in 1981, the system currently (2015) consists of seven expressways and four expressway links adding up to a total distance of 207.9 kilometres (129.2 mi), unchanged since FY2012.[2][3]:72[needs update] In 2013 the system served 594 million cars.[4]

The constituent expressway systems are (in order of completion):[5]

  1. Chaloem Maha Nakhon Expressway (first stage Expressway System)
  2. Si Rat Expressway (second stage Expressway System)
  3. Chalong Rat Expressway (Ramindra – At Narong Expressway)
  4. Burapha Withi Expressway (Bang Na Expressway)
  5. Udon Ratthaya Expressway (Bang Pa-in – Pak Kret Expressway)
  6. Third stage expressway System, S1 section (At Narong - Bang Na)
  7. Bang Phli–Suk Sawat Expressway (South Kanchanaphisek ring road)
  8. Ramindra–Outer Ring Road Expressway
  9. Si Rat–Outer Ring Road Expressway

Financials[edit]

Fiscal year 2015 (year ending 30 September 2015) revenues were 16,060 million baht on total assets of 180,696 million baht.[3]:4 It employed 4,701 regular and 625 temporary employees in FY2015.[3]:19 EXAT's top seven executives were remunerated 12.9 million baht total in FY2015.[3]:29

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Expressway Authority of Thailand (EXAT)". Thailand Transport Portal (MOT). Retrieved 15 October 2016.
  2. ^ EXAT Annual Report 2012
  3. ^ a b c d Annual Report 2015; Expressway Authority of Thailand (PDF). Bangkok: Expressway Authority of Thailand (EXAT). 2015. Retrieved 15 October 2016.
  4. ^ "EXAT corporate social responsibility report" (PDF). Retrieved 10.11.2016. Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  5. ^ Expressway Authority of Thailand. "โครงข่ายทางพิเศษที่เปิดให้ใช้บริการ". Expressway Authority of Thailand website. Retrieved 5 August 2011.

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