The proposed road change, which will occur approximately 50km south west of Doha, has been designed in co-ordination with the General Directorate of Traffic.
The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has opened an intersection at the East Street 33 Interchange, above the East Industrial Street underpass.
Ashghal is closing a traffic signal at the intersection of Legtaifiya and Lusail streets - also known as the Katara Junction - to complete the construction of a three-level interchange on the Lusail Expressway project.
Umm Slal Mohammed Interchange has been completely opened to traffic as part of North Road Corridor Enhancement project, the Public Works Authority, Ashghal, announced on Tuesday.
The 630m main tunnel in Onaiza Interchange, one of the key three Interchanges on the under-construction 6.5km Lusail Expressway, was opened for traffic on Saturday four months ahead of schedule by the Public Works Authority, Ashghal.
The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced that it will convert Salwa Road Interchange No 24 into a signalised roundabout to enable the construction of a free-flowing, multi-level junction as part of the New Orbital Highway and Truck Route project.
A `minor' traffic diversion for approximately 1.4km, south of Al Wakra on Mesaieed Road, will be in place for three months from Thursday.