China, People's Republic of: Guizhou Gui’an New District New Urbanization Smart Transport System Development Project
The proposed project will support Gui'an New District (Gui'an) in developing an Intelligent Transport System (ITS) and sustainable transport infrastructure. This will make public transport more enticing for all, averting congestion as Gui'an grows and improving quality of life for all.
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|Project Name||Guizhou Gui’an New District New Urbanization Smart Transport System Development Project|
|Country||China, People's Republic of
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Loan
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
|Sector / Subsector||
Transport / Urban public transport - Urban roads and traffic management
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming||Effective gender mainstreaming|
|Description||The proposed project will support Gui'an New District (Gui'an) in developing an Intelligent Transport System (ITS) and sustainable transport infrastructure. This will make public transport more enticing for all, averting congestion as Gui'an grows and improving quality of life for all.|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||The proposed project aims to assist Gui'an New District in developing innovative solutions to curb traffic congestion and other related negative impacts by providing advanced technological intervention.|
|Impact||Economic activity and livability improved|
|Description of Outcome||Efficiency and sustainability of transport system in Gui'an New District improved|
|Progress Toward Outcome||Implementation is ongoing.|
|Description of Project Outputs||
Intelligent transport system designed and installed
Sustainable transport infrastructure built
Smart transport capacity strengthened
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)||ADB issued Procurement Contract Summary Sheet based on the signed contract dated 31 March 2021 between the executing agency, Government of Gui'an New District and the first-ranked firm, Joint Venture between Urtrust ThinkTank Consulting Company Limited (Beijing) and China CNTC International Tendering Corporation. Recruitment of consultants for C102 (Resettlement and SDGAP monitoring), C103 (Environmental Monitoring) and C202 (Attitudes and Behaviors on Transportation modes) are ongoing.|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Environmental Aspects||Environmental assessment was prepared in compliance with ADB's Safeguard Policy Statement (2009) and related due diligence.|
|Involuntary Resettlement||Resettlement planning assessment was prepared in compliance with ADB's Safeguard Policy Statement (2009) and related due diligence.|
|Indigenous Peoples||Ethnic minorities are well integrated socially and economically into the urban fabric, and do not present any specific vulnerabilities. The social analysis has confirmed that they will not suffer any adverse impacts as a result of the project.|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design||Project preparation relied on extensive consultations with current residents, including women, former farmers and the elderly using human-centered design methods. These consultations resulted in proposals for gender- and disability-sensitive bus and station design which will be developed further in detailed design.|
|During Project Implementation||The project will be jointly monitored by (i) the project officer assigned to the project within East Asia Sustainable Infrastructure division of ADB, and (ii) the officer in ADB's PRC Resident Mission.|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Ramamurthy, Arun|
|Responsible ADB Department||East Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||EASI|
Government of Gui'an New District
Digital Economic Industrial Park, Gui'an
New District, Guizhou Province,
The People's Republic of China
|Concept Clearance||30 Apr 2018|
|Fact Finding||22 Jan 2019 to 25 Jan 2019|
|MRM||13 May 2019|
|Approval||16 Aug 2019|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|Last PDS Update||23 Sep 2021|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|16 Aug 2019||04 Dec 2019||24 Feb 2020||30 Jun 2026||-||-|
|Financing Plan||Loan Utilization|
|Total (Amount in US$ million)||Date||ADB||Others||Net Percentage|
|Project Cost||495.81||Cumulative Contract Awards|
|ADB||199.46||14 Oct 2021||3.31||0.00||2%|
|Cofinancing||0.00||14 Oct 2021||7.12||0.00||4%|
|Status of Covenants|
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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|
|Guizhou Gui’an New District New Urbanization Smart Transport System Development Project: Social Monitoring Report (February-December 2020)||Social Monitoring Reports||Apr 2021|
|Guizhou Gui’an New District New Urbanization Smart Transport System Development Project: Environmental Monitoring Report (January-December 2020)||Environmental Monitoring Reports||Dec 2020|
|Guizhou Gui’an New District New Urbanization Smart Transport System Development Project: Updated Initial Environmental Examination||Initial Environmental Examination||Jul 2020|
|Guizhou Gui’an New District New Urbanization Smart Transport System Development Project: Draft Initial Environmental Examination||Initial Environmental Examination||Mar 2019|
|Guizhou Gui'an New District New Urbanization Smart Transport System Development Project: Resettlement Plan||Resettlement Plans||Mar 2019|
Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation
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|Tender Title||Type||Status||Posting Date||Deadline|
|Attitudes and Behaviors on Transportation Modes||Firm - Consulting||Closed||20 Apr 2021||19 May 2021|
|Environmental Monitoring||Firm - Consulting||Closed||15 Apr 2021||14 May 2021|
|RP and SDGAP Monitoring||Firm - Consulting||Closed||15 Apr 2021||29 May 2021|
|Project Management Consultant||Firm - Consulting||Closed||27 May 2020||25 Jun 2020|
|Contract Title||Approval Number||Contract Date||Contractor | Address||Executing Agency||Total Contract Amount (US$)||Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)|
|SIGNED CONTRACT FOR CONSULTING SERVICES PACKAGE C101, PROJECT MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT||Loan 3807||05 Apr 2021||JOINT VENTURE OF URTRUST THINKTANK CONSULTING | ROOM 213, FLOOR 2, BUILDING 5, HUAYUAN ROAD 5, HAIDIAN DISTRICT BEIJING CHINA, PEOPLE'S REP. OF||Government of Gui'an New District||3,289,492.68||3,289,492.68|
|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Guizhou Gui’an New District New Urbanization Smart Transport System Development Project: Procurement Plan||Procurement Plans||Aug 2021|