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|PDS Creation Date||–|
|PDS Updated as of||28 Oct 2013|
|Project Name||CAM: GMS Rehabilitation of the Railway in Cambodia|
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|Sector and/or Subsector Classification||Transport and ICT
/ Rail Transport
|Thematic Classification||Economic growth
Regional cooperation and integration
|Gender Mainstreaming Categories||Some gender benefits|
|Type/Modality of Assistance||Approval Number||Source of Funding||Approved Amount (thousand)|
|Loan||2602||Asian Development Fund||42,000|
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|During Project Design
|During Project Implementation
|Increase in domestic and regional trade movement on the railway|
|Description of Outcome
The railway is sustainable and efficiently operated.
|Progress Towards Outcome
Southern line is completed on 31 May 203 with minor repairs ongoing, however, the line is now operational. Northern line, of the total length of 335 km between Phnom Penh to Sisophon about 21.5 km is completed. Of the 48 km of missing link between Sisophon to Poipet (Thai border), about 40 km is completed. Included in the list of approved priority works are: rehabilitation of the Northern line from Phnom Penh to Samrong Junction (PK0-9), construction of spur line to CWT dry port (PK 14), construction of birdge, PK 23, strengthening track on four SL steel bridges, construction of new rail links to the container port in Sihanoukville and safety measures and level crossings.
|Description of Project Outputs
Railway link to Thailand reconstructed Rail links to Sihanoukville port and the port in Phnom Penh rehabilitated and extended Freight facilities in Samrong and Phnom Penh constructed Railway department staffed and operational Affected households living within the railway ROW and stations satisfactorily compensated and assisted
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
|Status of Development Objectives
|Date of First Listing||2012 Jan 09|
The consultants will be selected by the Government in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consulting Services, using the quality and cost based selection procedure and simplied technical proposal.
The works will be carried out under the international competitive bidding procedures of ADB's Guidulines on Procurement. There will be two contracts for the Samrong facilitiy, one for the earthworks and the other for the buildings, equipment and services, trackwork, and roadworks. There will also be a supply contract for the provision of rail for the Samrong facility and replacement of sections of rail on the northern line.
|Procurement and Consulting Notices
|Concept Clearance||13 May 2009|
|Fact-finding||29 Jul 2009 to 07 Aug 2009|
|Management Review Meeting||10 Sep 2009|
|Approval||12 Jan 2012|
|Last Review Mission||–|
|Grant 0187||15 Dec 2009||05 Oct 2010||05 Jan 2011||30 Sep 2013||31 Dec 2013||–|
|Date||Approval Number||ADB (US$ thousand)||Others (US$ thousand)||Net Percentage|
|Cumulative Contract Awards|
|06 Dec 2013||Grant 0187||21,699||0||97.00%|
|06 Dec 2013||Grant 0187||18,627||0||83.00%|
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|Sector||Social||Financial||Economic||Others||Safeguards||Project Financial Statements|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Munawar Alam (email@example.com)|
|Responsible ADB Department||Southeast Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Divisions||Transport and Communications Division, SERD|
Ministry of Public Works and Transport
|List of Project Documents||http://www.adb.org/projects/37269-023/documents|