China, People's Republic of: Lanzhou-Chongqing Railway Development Project

Sovereign Project | 35354-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Lanzhou-Chongqing Railway Development Project
Project Number 35354-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4839-PRC: Lanzhou-Chongqing Railway Development Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Rail transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some 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

Safeguard Categories

Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement A
Indigenous Peoples B

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 The TA will require about 39 person-months of consulting services (15 international and about 24 national) spread over 5 months, including fieldwork. ADB will engage consultants in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2005). A consulting firm will be selected and engaged following the quality and cost-based selection method, and simplified technical proposals will be required. The international consultants will have expertise in transport economics, traffic forecasting, railway engineering and operation, institution building, resettlement, and social and poverty analysis. These consultants will also have expertise in financial analysis, financial management, and environmental sciences. Expertise required from national consultants will be in transport economics, railway engineering and operation, and resettlement and socioeconomics. Environmental engineering expertise will also be needed.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Manmohan Parkash
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
China Railway Corporation (Formerly Ministry of Railways)
Mr. Liu Junfu, Managing Director General, FCTIC
No. 10 Fuxing Road Beijing 100844


Concept Clearance 29 Aug 2005
Fact Finding 27 Jun 2006 to 05 Jul 2006
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 27 Apr 2007
Last PDS Update 11 Dec 2008

TA 4839-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
15 Sep 2006 08 Nov 2006 08 Nov 2006 31 May 2007 31 May 2008 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 0.00 170,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 670,000.00 15 Sep 2006 487,066.66

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