China, People's Republic of: Multitranche Financing Facility - Railway Energy Efficiency and Safety Enhancement Investment Program (Facility)

Sovereign Project | 43332-013 Status: Active

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Project Name Multitranche Financing Facility - Railway Energy Efficiency and Safety Enhancement Investment Program (Facility)
Project Number 43332-013
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
MFF Facility Concept 0040-PRC: Multitranche Financing Facility - Railway Energy Efficiency and Safety Enhancement Investment Program (Facility)
Ordinary capital resources US$ 1,000.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Rail transport (non-urban)

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

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Project outcomes will be realized upon the 5 tranches' completion.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

Tranches 1, 2 and 3 are being implemented satisfactorily.

Tranche 4 has been approved in December 2013.

Tranche 5 has been approved in February 2014.

Geographical Location Yunnan, Guangxi, Sichuan, and Guizhou Provinces; and Chongqing Municipality

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Consultations were held with the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), Ministry of Finance (MOF), and MOR on structuring the proposed IP.
During Project Implementation The consultation process will be continued to select the projects, as per the agreed selection criteria, to be financed under the IP. Consultations will involve the design institutes, MOR, and the railway administrations. A steering committee established by MOR will help coordinate the selection of subsequent projects for ADB-financing.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services No consulting services.
Procurement All procurement to be financed under the MFF ADB loan will be carried out in accordance with ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2007, as amended from time to time). ADB will finance procurement of materials and equipment. Contracts valued equal or greater than $1 million will be procured through international competitive bidding. Contracts valued at less than $1 million will be procured through national competitive bidding, in accordance with the PRC Tendering and Bidding Law (1999), subject to modifications agreed with ADB as determined by the particular circumstances of the contract package. Below $100,000, procurement will follow the shopping procedure. MOR will select tendering companies on a competitive basis to handle international bidding.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Chenglong Chu
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division PRC Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
China Railway Corporation (Formerly Ministry of Railways)
10 Fuxing Road
Beijing 100844
People's Republic of China

Timetable

Concept Clearance 30 Jul 2009
Fact Finding 18 May 2009 to 26 May 2009
MRM 09 Sep 2009
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 12 Jan 2010
Last PDS Update 20 Mar 2015

MFF Facility Concept 0040-PRC

Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 3,238.50 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 1,000.00 - 0.00 0.00 %
Counterpart 2,238.50 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 - 0.00 0.00 %

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