Kyrgyz Republic : Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridors 1 and 3 Connector Road Project

Sovereign Project | 48401-001

The PPTA will identify, formulate, and prepare an ensuing loan and/or grant for the CAREC Corridors 1 and 3 Connector Road. The main outcome of the PPTA is to prepare a feasibility study suitable for ADB financing. The PPTA will prepare a feasibility to cover three sections (i) Balykchy village to kilometer (km) marker 43, approximately 43 km, (ii) Kochkor village to Jyldyz village, approximately 119 km, and (iii) Aral to CAREC 3 road corridor (via Suusamyr valley), approximately 91 km.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Lim, Susan
    Central and West Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    Kyrgyz Republic
  • Modality
  • Sector
    • Transport
Project Name
Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridors 1 and 3 Connector Road Project
Project Number
48401-001
Country / Economy
  • Kyrgyz Republic
Project Status
Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance
  • Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8887-KGZ: Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridors 1 and 3 Connector Road Project
Source Amount
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas
  • Environmentally sustainable growth
  • Inclusive economic growth
  • Regional integration
Drivers of Change
  • Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
  • Governance and capacity development
  • Knowledge solutions
  • Partnerships
  • Private sector development
Sector / Subsector
  • Transport / Road transport (non-urban)

Gender
Some gender elements
Description
The PPTA will identify, formulate, and prepare an ensuing loan and/or grant for the CAREC Corridors 1 and 3 Connector Road. The main outcome of the PPTA is to prepare a feasibility study suitable for ADB financing. The PPTA will prepare a feasibility to cover three sections (i) Balykchy village to kilometer (km) marker 43, approximately 43 km, (ii) Kochkor village to Jyldyz village, approximately 119 km, and (iii) Aral to CAREC 3 road corridor (via Suusamyr valley), approximately 91 km.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
The PPTA is a preparation for the proposed Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridors 1 and 3 Connector Road (the project). The project will improve regional and national connectivity by rehabilitating an estimated 253 kilometers (km) of road sections connecting the CAREC Corridors 1 and 3 in the center of the Kyrgyz Republic. The proposed project is consistent with the government's priority of providing alternate access in regional and national connectivity, and align with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Country Partnership Strategy (2013-2017), Midterm Review of Strategy 2020 and Country Operations Business Plan (2015-2017).
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome

Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation

During Project Design
Stakeholders participation in workshops, meetings, and trainings during project design is encouraged.
During Project Implementation
Public consultations with relevant NGOs and local residents will be held regularly to ensure greater participation and information sharing.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services
A PPTA consultant (Kocks Consult Gmbh, GER in JV with Central Asian Consulting Center, KGZ; and Finnish Overseas Consultants (FINNOC) Ltd, Finland) was engaged on 23 June 2015 for $947,449. The consultant was recruited using the QCBS selection method, with simplified technical proposal.
Procurement
All goods, works, and services to be financed will be procured following ADB's Procurement Guidelines.

Contact

Responsible ADB Officer
Lim, Susan
Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division
Transport and Communications Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Transport, Architecture, Construction and Communications (formerly Ministry of Transport and Roads)

Timetable

Concept Clearance
-
Fact Finding
-
MRM
-
Approval
22 Apr 2015
Last Review Mission
-
Last PDS Update
23 Mar 2017

Funding

TA 8887-KGZ

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
22 Apr 2015 18 Jun 2015 18 Jun 2015 31 Aug 2016 31 Aug 2017 13 Dec 2017
Financing Plan/TA Utilization
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,000,000.00
Cumulative Disbursements
Date Amount
17 Jun 2022 999,455.16

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Tenders

No tenders for this project were found.

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor | Address Executing Agency Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
Project Preparatory Technical Assistance 8887 23 Jun 2015 Kocks Consult GMBH (Germany) in association with Central Asian Consulting Center (CAC, Kyrgyz Republic) | Stegemansstrasse 32-38 56068, Koblenz, Germany Ministry of Transport and Communications 947,449.00

Procurement Plan

None currently available.