China, People's Republic of: Hunan Xiangjiang Inland Waterway Project

Sovereign Project | 43031-012

Summary

The PPTA will produce agreed design and implementation arrangements suitable for ADB financing for an IWT project. The main PPTA activities will include: (i) project preparation activities for Tugutang Navigation and Hydropower Junction development and Zhuzhou Port, and (ii) institutional strengthening activities.

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Title Document Date
Hunan Xiangjiang Inland Waterway Project Nov 2009

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Project Name Hunan Xiangjiang Inland Waterway Project
Project Number 43031-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7339-PRC: Hunan Xiangjiang Inland Waterway Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 135,000.00
TA 7339-PRC: Hunan Xiangjiang Inland Waterway Project (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector Energy - Large hydropower generation
Transport - Transport policies and institutional development - Water transport (non-urban)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The PPTA will produce agreed design and implementation arrangements suitable for ADB financing for an IWT project. The main PPTA activities will include: (i) project preparation activities for Tugutang Navigation and Hydropower Junction development and Zhuzhou Port, and (ii) institutional strengthening activities.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The Project will support the Government's Central Region Development Strategy and Infrastructure Stimulus Package. It is consistent with the objecive of ADB's PRC Country Partnership Strategy 2008-2010 which supports the inclusive growth and environmentally sustainable development.
Impact The impact of the Project will be an efficient and sustainable inland waterway transport system in Hunan Province brought about by the development of inland waterway infrastructure and the improvement of inland waterway transport services.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Project design and feasibility study upgraded to a level suitable for ADB financing and agreed by the Government and ADB.
Progress Toward Outcome Ensuing loan approved by the Board on 7 Dec 2012.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs The outputs of the PPTA will be the TA consultants' final reports which will include: (1) sector assessment and scoping, (ii) technical assessments, (iii) technical preparation of value-added components, and (iv) project design requirements.
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) Services of consulting firm satisfactorily completed. Services of 4 individual consultants completed and TA expected to close by 31 March 2013.
Geographical Location
Safeguard Categories
Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement A
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design During the PPTA processing consultations were carried out with the officials of MOT, Hunan Province, with local government officials, communities and other stakeholders.
During Project Implementation Consultations were carried out during TA implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services International and national individual consultants will be recruited.
Responsible ADB Officer Cai Li
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Hunan Provincial Department of Transport (HPDOT)Mr. Chen XiaodongProject Office of Hunan Provincial Department of Transport No, 649, Yuandayilu Road, Changsha, Hunan, P.R of China, 410001
Timetable
Concept Clearance 04 Sep 2009
Fact Finding 28 Feb 2009 to 13 Mar 2009
MRM -
Approval 04 Sep 2009
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 17 Sep 2009
Last PDS Update 19 Mar 2013

TA 7339-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
04 Sep 2009 - 04 Sep 2009 30 Jun 2011 31 Dec 2012 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,135,000.00 0.00 174,050,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 175,185,000.00 04 Sep 2009 1,090,071.79
Title Document Type Document Date
Hunan Xiangjiang Inland Waterway Project Concept Papers Nov 2009

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