Papua New Guinea: Road Maintenance and Upgrading (Sector) Project (Supplementary Loans)

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Project Name Road Maintenance and Upgrading (Sector) Project (Supplementary Loans)
Project Number 32124-023
Country Papua New Guinea
Project Status
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 2242-PNG: Road Maintenance and Upgrading (Sector) Project (Supplementary Loans)
Ordinary capital resources US$ 35.00 million
Loan 2243-PNG: Road Maintenance and Upgrading (Sector) Project (Supplementary Loans)
Asian Development Fund US$ 18.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Ongoing. DoW to assess impacts of subprojects during EA's PCR preparation.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

(1) Total 107.1 kms of both priority national and provincial feeder roads improved providing access for major rural population areas. Remaining 46 kms of work in progress and uncontracted 107.7 kms of road length have been transferred to the government for financing using its resources.

(2) Full loan utilization expected by close of loan on 30 June 2012.

(3) Project impact assessments expected to be done during preparation of final project completion reports by EA and ADB.

Geographical Location Five Highlands provinces in PNG

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects None.
Involuntary Resettlement None.
Indigenous Peoples None.
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation The Project is carried out in consultation with and with the participation of the key government departments of National Planning & Monitoring, Finance & Treasury, Works, Transportation, Provincial Governments and administrations, Provincial Police, Provincial AIDS Councils, local NGO & FBO, local suppliers and contractors, and local roadside villages and communities.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

The services of Renardet SA engaged under Loans 1709 was retained under the supplementary loan to undertake detailed engineering designs, preconstruction activities, construction supervision and project performance monitoring and evaluation and training on road safety, maintenance, and STI/HIV/AIDS prevention.

The services of the current project implementation consultants was retained to ensure continuity and save project costs.

Procurement The supplementary loans will finance upgrading and rehabilitation of approximately 270 kilometers of road sections: Raipinka-Okapa, Goroka-Lahame, Kamaliki-Move, Kindeng-Kondopina, Banz-Dona, Gewa-Gembogl, Kerowagi-Dona, Korinige-Kerowagi, Warumanda-Laiagam, Ialibu-Kagua, and Ialibu-Pangia.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Muhammad Ingratubun
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Papua New Guinea Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Department of Works
Joel Luma
jluma@daltron.com.pg
PO Box 1108, BOROKO, NCD, PNG

Timetable

Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 12 Apr 2006
Last PDS Update 05 Oct 2012

Loan 2242-PNG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
29 Jun 2006 13 Sep 2006 09 Nov 2006 30 Jun 2010 30 Jun 2012 07 Feb 2013
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 45.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 35.00 29 Jun 2006 34.42 0.00 100%
Counterpart 10.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 29 Jun 2006 34.42 0.00 100%

Loan 2243-PNG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
29 Jun 2006 13 Sep 2006 09 Nov 2006 30 Jun 2010 30 Jun 2012 07 Feb 2013
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 18.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 18.00 29 Jun 2006 17.55 0.00 100%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 29 Jun 2006 17.55 0.00 100%

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Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

Title Document Type Document Date
Papua New Guinea: Road Maintenance and Upgrading (Sector) Project Validations of Project Completion Reports Jan 2015

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