Kazakhstan: CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2

Sovereign Project | 43439-033 Status: Active

Summary

ADB is helping Kazakhstan upgrade roads in Mangystau province and boost transit trade along a key Central Asia transport corridor. The second project of the investment program will reconstruct an 86.7-kilometer road section between the cities of Shetpe and Zhetybay, and an 83-km section between Zhetybay and the provincial capital, Aktau.

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Project Name CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2
Project Number 43439-033
Country Kazakhstan
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 2967-KAZ: Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2
Ordinary capital resources US$ 371.30 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The objective of the Investment Program is to increase transport connectivity and efficiency, and institutional effectiveness through the following activities: (a) road development (reconstruction of about 790 km of the road sections of the CAREC Corridor 2 in the Mangystau Oblast); (b) strengthening capacity for planning, project management and asset management; and (c) improving cross-border infrastructure and facilities. As part of the Investment Program, the Project aims to increase transport connectivity and efficiency in the Mangystau region. The Project will comprise the following components: (a) reconstruction of (i) an 86.7 km road section between the cities of Shetpe and Zhetybay and (ii) an 83 km road section between the cities of Zhetybay and Aktau; and (b) support for construction supervision.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy CAREC Corridor 2 connects the Caucasus and Mediterranean to East Asia via Central Asian countries. The investment program targets Kazakhstan's Mangystau Oblast sections of the corridor. The adjoining road in Uzbekistan (A380), which the Asian Development Bank (ADB) is helping improve, will add impetus to regional connectivity and increase the viability of the investment program roads.
Impact Contribution to sustainable economic development and regional cooperation under CAREC

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome Increased transport connectivity and efficiency in the Mangystau region
Progress Toward Outcome Road users will benefit after completing the works in Shetpe-Zhetibay-Aktau road sections and Zhetybay-Zhanaozen road section.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

1. Shetpe-Zhetibay-Aktau road sections reconstructed

2. Zhetybay-Zhanaozen road section reconstructed

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

1. Works at Shetpe-Zhetibay-Aktau road sections are ongoing.

2. Procurement of works and recruitment of consultant for the Zhetybay-Zhanaozen road sections are ongoing.

Geographical Location Mangystau Oblast

Safeguard Categories

Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects EA prepared the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) following ADB's Safeguard Policy Statement (SPS), Kazakhstan laws and regulations, and EARF. The EIA assessed the environmental impacts of the project road and prescribed environmental protection and mitigation measures, which will be closely monitored during project implementation.
Involuntary Resettlement The Project does not involve any major land acquisition, or involuntary resettlement. EA prepared a land acquisition and resettlement plan (LARP) following ADB' Safeguard Policy Statement (SPS), Kazakhstan laws and regulations, and LARF.
Indigenous Peoples The Project does not trigger safeguards for and requirements from indigenous peoples under ADB's SPS and no indigenous development plan is required.
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Initial public consultations in the project area were conducted in 2010-2011 to introduce the project to the public. Follow-up public consultations were held in Zhetybai and Shetpe in October 2012 and in Mangystau in October 2012 to obtain feedback from stakeholders on potential environmental and social impacts from the proposed Tranche 2 project and inform them of entitlement to compensation.
During Project Implementation Follow-up consultations will be held during implementation, as needed.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services Recruitment of consulting services followed ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants. The construction supervision consultant of the Shetpe-Zhetibay-Aktau road sections were already engaged. Recruitment of the two other consulting services ( 1 for construction supervision and 1 for project management) is ongoing.
Procurement Procurement of works followed ADB's Procurement Guidelines. Contracts over $3 are being procured through international competitive bidding (ICB) procedure without prequalification of bidders. ADB's prior review procedures are being followed. The safeguards requirements under ADB's Safeguards Policy Statement and relevant sections of ADB's Anticorruption Policy are included in the bidding documents and contracts.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Susan Lim
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Investment and Development
[email protected]
Transport Tower, 47 Kabanbay Batyr Ave.
Astana 010000
Kazakhstan

Timetable

Concept Clearance 23 Jun 2010
Fact Finding -
MRM 22 Nov 2012
Approval 13 Dec 2012
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 15 Oct 2010
Last PDS Update 27 Sep 2016

Loan 2967-KAZ

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
13 Dec 2012 18 Jun 2013 16 Jan 2014 31 Oct 2017 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 424.10 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 371.30 13 Dec 2012 214.75 0.00 58%
Counterpart 52.80 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 13 Dec 2012 142.53 0.00 38%

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
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Shetpe-Aktau Sections - Biannual Environmental Monitoring Report (January-June 2016) Environmental Monitoring Reports Jul 2016
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Shetpei–Zhetybai–Aktau 170 km Social Monitoring Report (July-December 2015) Social Monitoring Reports Feb 2016
чет по социальному мониторингу (июль-декабрь 2015 года) инвестиционной программы коридора ЦАРЭС 2 (участки в Мангистауской области), транш 2 - реконструкция дороги Шетпе-Жетыбай-Актау (170 км) Social Monitoring Reports Feb 2016
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Shetpe-Aktau Sections - Biannual Environmental Monitoring Report (July-December 2015) Environmental Monitoring Reports Jan 2016
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Zhetybai–Zhanaozen 0–73 km Resettlement Due Diligence Report Safeguards Due Diligence Reports Jul 2015
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Shetpe-Aktau Sections - Biannual Environmental Monitoring Report (January-June 2015) Environmental Monitoring Reports Jul 2015
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Shetpei–Zhetybai–Aktau 170 km Social Monitoring Report (January–June 2015) Social Monitoring Reports Jul 2015
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Due Diligence Report for Land Acquisition and Resettlement Safeguards Due Diligence Reports Jul 2015
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Land Acquisition and Resettlement Framework Resettlement Frameworks Jun 2015
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Zhetybai-Zhanaozen Road Section (Km 0-73) Initial Environmental Assessment (Final Version) Initial Environmental Examination May 2015
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Zhetybai-Zhanaozen Road Section (Km 0-73) Initial Environmental Assessment Initial Environmental Examination May 2015
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: External Monitoring Report for Land Acquisition and Resettlement Plan (December 2014) Social Monitoring Reports Dec 2014
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Internal Monitoring Report for Land Acquisition and Resettlement Social Monitoring Reports Nov 2014
ЦАРЭС Коридор 2 (участок Мангистауская область) Инвестиционная программа Транш 2 : Отчет внутреннего мониторинга по Плану выкупа земель и переселения Social Monitoring Reports Nov 2014
ИНВЕСТИЦИОННАЯ ПРОГРАММА КОРИДОРА 2 ЦАРЭС (УЧАСТОК В МАНГИСТАУСКОЙ ОБЛАСТИ) ТРАНШ 2: План выкупа земель и переселения Resettlement Plans Aug 2014
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Resettlement Plan Resettlement Plans Aug 2014
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Due Diligence Report for Land Acquisition and Resettlement (Russian translation) Safeguards Due Diligence Reports Aug 2014
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Due Diligence Report for Land Acquisition and Resettlement Safeguards Due Diligence Reports Aug 2014
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2 Resettlement Plans Feb 2013
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) - Tranche 2 Environmental Impact Assessments Jan 2013
Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2 Resettlement Plans Nov 2012
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2 Resettlement Plans Nov 2012
Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 2: Land Acquisition and Resettlement Framework Resettlement Frameworks Nov 2012
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program Tranche 2: Land Acquisition and Resettlement Plan Resettlement Plans Oct 2012
CAREC Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Section) Investment Program, Tranche 2 Environmental Impact Assessments Jul 2012

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