Project Data Sheet

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PDS Creation Date
PDS Updated as of 16 Apr 2009

Project Name Harbin Water Supply
Country China, People's Republic of
Project/Program Number 33177-012
Status Approved
Geographical Location Harbin
In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Water Supply and Sanitation
Strategic Agendas
Drivers of Change
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories


Type/Modality of Assistance Approval Number Source of Funding Approved Amount (thousand)
Technical Assistance3571-0

Summary of Environmental and Social Issues

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation and Consultation

During Project Design
During Project Implementation


The objective of the technical assistance is to update the prefeasibility studies to help formulate an investment project for water supply in Harbin city. The ensuing Project is expected to include the following components: (i) a multipurpose dam for raw water supply, flood control and provision of irrigation water; (ii) raw water conveyance; (iii) construction of water treatment plants and expansion of distribution systems; and (iv) capacity building of the Harbin Municipal Water Supply Construction Company.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Development Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Towards Outcome

Outputs and Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Status of Development Objectives
Material Changes

Business Opportunities

Date of First Listing 2006 Jun 05
Consulting Services
The consulting services will be carried out by a team of international and local consultants providing about 13 person-months of international expertise in water resources planning, dam design and operation, geotechnical, water supply system management, leakage detection, metering, financial and economic analyses, resettlement, environment, socioeconomic surveys and assessment, and capacity building, and 20 person-months of domestic consultants with expertise in dam design and construction, hydrology and water resources, geotechnical/rock mechanics, resettlement, socioeconomic surveys, financing, specifications, costing, contract packaging, environmental impact assessments, and capacity building.
Procurement of office equipment including desktop computer is needed.
Procurement and Consulting Notices


Concept Clearance
Fact-finding 11 Sep 2000 to 14 Sep 2000
Management Review Meeting
Approval 12 Dec 2000
Last Review Mission


Approval No. Approval Signing Effectivity Closing
Original Revised Actual
Technical Assistance 3571 12 Dec 2000 13 Apr 2001 13 Apr 2001 31 Oct 2001 30 Apr 2005


Date Approval Number ADB (US$ thousand) Others (US$ thousand) Net Percentage
Cumulative Contract Awards
Cumulative Disbursements

TA Amount (US$ thousand)

Approval Number Approved Amount Revised Amount Total Commitment Uncommitted Balance Total Disbursement Undisbursed Balance
Technical Assistance 3571 720 720 714 6 714 6

Contacts and Update Details

Responsible ADB Officer Sangay Penjor (
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Divisions Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD
Executing Agencies Harbin Municipal Water Supply Construction Co.
Zhang Yusan


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