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Viet Nam: Loan 2754-Water Sector Investment Program - Tranche 1

Sovereign (Public) Project | 41456-023 Status: Active

ADB is helping water supply companies in Viet Nam to strengthen business practices and improve performance. The mutlitranche financing facility will increase access to clean water by supporting a capital investment program in water companies and cofinancing the National Nonrevenue Water Program. The first tranche will cover Ho Chi Minh City.

Project Details

Project Officer
Satoshi Ishii Southeast Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • Viet Nam
Modality
  • Loan
Sector
  • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
 
Project Name Loan 2754-Water Sector Investment Program - Tranche 1
Project Number 41456-023
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 2754-VIE: Viet Nam Water Supply Sector Investment Program PFR 1, $138 m
Ordinary capital resources US$ 138.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Urban water supply

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description The investment program will help water supply companies in Viet Nam to improve their perfomance/ It will support capital investment in water companies and cofinance the National Nonrevenue Water (NRW) Program. The Program will utilize an MFF to provide longer-term support for institutional reform in Viet Namwater sector until 2020. The MFF will be used as seed money to leverage parallel cofinancing and, importantly, gain access to commercial finance and increased private sector participation.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The ADB water and sanitation sector assessment strategy and road map shows that Viet nam's water sector has significantly improved coverage since 1995. However, significant gaps remain in the wuality and reliability of service. Areas requiring water companies' attemtion are (i) financial sustainability; (ii) efficiency and accountability of decentralized institutions; and ( (iii) data on utility assests and performance. The proposed program will address those areas.
Impact The impact will be the sustainable provision of safe water in Viet Nam.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome SAWACO's operational management strengthened
Progress Toward Outcome All works contracts have been awarded. The construction supervision consultant (CS5) will finish their contract in October 2018 without any extension. SAWACO will recruit CS11 consultant to continue the supervision and contract management work.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

The security and reliability of water supply service improved

Continued service during natural disasters ensured

NRW reduced and a network extended

Information and communication technology program implemented

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

Contract was awarded in February 2017 and is expected to be completed by end 2020

No data available but included in updated Gender Action Plan; consultants to be mobilized

Contract was awarded in August 2017 and is expected to be completed by end 2020

Reports completed and submitted to SAWACO.

All contracts awarded and completed. Taking over certificate issued: 138.8 km pipelines replaced and 13,306 water meters installed.

Management contract is completed

No data available but included in updated Gender Action Plan; to be monitored by HCMC Women's Union

Geographical Location Ho Chi Minh City
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects

updated Environmental Management Plans have been approved and disclosed for all packages.

SEMR will be submitted when the CS11 consultant is on board.

Involuntary Resettlement Todate, no ressettlement is anticipated. Compensation of temporary disturbances during construction is provided.
Indigenous Peoples Not Applicable
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Four stakeholders workshops were implemented during the course of the project preparation.
During Project Implementation Stakeholder participation and consultation involves during project implementation including procurement plan, DED and cost estimate approval and adjustment.
Responsible ADB Officer Satoshi Ishii
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Viet Nam Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Saigon Water Corporation
#1 Cong Truong Quoc Te
District 3, Ho Chi Minh City
Timetable
Concept Clearance 23 Sep 2010
Fact Finding 06 Sep 2010 to 14 Sep 2010
MRM 01 Oct 2010
Approval 07 Jun 2011
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 29 Oct 2010
Last PDS Update 28 Sep 2018

Loan 2754-VIE

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
07 Jun 2011 08 Jun 2011 24 May 2012 30 Jun 2016 31 Dec 2020 -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 154.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 138.00 07 Jun 2011 108.34 0.00 79%
Counterpart 16.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 07 Jun 2011 33.33 0.00 24%

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Consulting Services for Contract Management Firm - Consulting Closed 11 Jul 2018 09 Aug 2018

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor Contractor Address Executing Agency Contract Description Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
CONSTRUCTION OF MOC BAI URBAN ROAD SUBPROJECT Loan 2969 16 Oct 2017 CIENCO4 GROUP JOINT STOCK COMPANY LANG THUONG WARD, DONG DA DISTRICT HANOI VIET NAM,SOC REP OF Provincial People's Committee of Quang TriProvince CONSTRUCTION 15,899,042.00 14,463,219.00
2400MM DIAMETER TREATED WATER TRANSMISSION PIPELIN E IN HCMC Loan 2754 02 Oct 2017 JV VCGP - BESSAC 5, COURS FERDINAND DE LESSEPS, 92-851 RUEIL MALMAISON CEDEX FRANCE Saigon Water Corporation CONSTRUCTION 72,139,750.00 71,824,730.00

Procurement Plan