China, People's Republic of: Xi'an Urban Transport Project

Sovereign Project | 33459-013 Status: Closed

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    average daily vehicle-kilometers using roads built or upgraded in the first full year of operation

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Project Name Xi'an Urban Transport Project
Project Number 33459-013
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 2024-PRC: Xi'an Urban Transport Project
Ordinary capital resources US$ 270.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Urban roads and traffic management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Shaanxi Province

Safeguard Categories

Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services About 51 person-months of international consulting services will be provided under the Project to (i) help with project management during the construction period; (iii) conduct a safety audit of the project design and completed construction works; (iv) help set up and implement quality control procedures; (v) help develop capacity in road safety and vehicle emissions, and prepare action plans for Xi'an Municipality; (vi) prepare a procedural manual for good management of the Project Company; (vii) assist in formulating a capacity development program; (viii) environmental and resettlement monitoring; and (ix) help establish and implement a project performance management system, including assessing the impact on poverty reduction. About 3,000 person-months of domestic consulting services will be required for construction supervision. The international consultants will be financed from the ADB loan and be recruited based on the quality- and cost-based selection method in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants. The domestic consultants will be financed by the Project Company, and will be recruited in accordance with government procedures acceptable to ADB.
Procurement Goods and services financed by the ADB loan will be procured in accordance with ADB's Guidelines for Procurement. The main civil works will be divided into 21 packages to be procured under international competitive bidding procedures. On 22 July 2003, ADB approved advance action for procurement of civil works. Equipment will be procured through international competitive bidding or international shopping.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer ADB Disclosure
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division PRC Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Xi'an Municipal Urban & Rural Constrction Commssn
51 Housaimen Street
Xi'an 710003, People's Rep of China
Mr. Wang Dean, Deputy Manager


Concept Clearance 09 Mar 2001
Fact Finding 31 Mar 2003 to 10 Apr 2003
MRM 22 Jul 2003
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 30 Nov 2006
Last PDS Update 08 Dec 2010

Loan 2024-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
27 Nov 2003 27 Apr 2004 08 Dec 2004 30 Jun 2008 31 Mar 2010 05 Aug 2010
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 762.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 270.00 27 Nov 2003 264.15 0.00 100%
Counterpart 492.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 27 Nov 2003 264.15 0.00 100%
Title Document Type Document Date
Xi'an Urban Transport Project Project/Program Completion Reports Dec 2011
Xi'an Urban Transport Project Reports and Recommendations of the President Nov 2003

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

Title Document Type Document Date
Xi'an Urban Transport Development Report Environmental Monitoring Reports Jan 2010
Xi'an Urban Transport Development Report (November 2008) Social Monitoring Reports Nov 2008
Xi'an Urban Transport Development Report (March 2007) Social Monitoring Reports Mar 2007
Xi'an Urban Transport Development Report (April 2006) Social Monitoring Reports Apr 2006
Xi'an Urban Transport Development Report (December 2005) Social Monitoring Reports Dec 2005
Xi'an Urban Transport Development Report (July 2005) Social Monitoring Reports Jul 2005
Xi'an Urban Transport Project: Resettlement Plan Resettlement Plans Sep 2003
Xi'an Urban Transport Project Summary Environmental Impact Assessments May 2003

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

Title Document Type Document Date
People’s Republic of China: Xi’an Urban Transport Project Validations of Project Completion Reports Dec 2012

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