Mongolia : Preparing the Infrastructure Development for Green and Resilient New Satellite City in the Khushig Valley Area

Sovereign Project | 56298-002

The project will support the development of the Khushig Valley area as a green, resilient, efficient, and inclusive satellite city around the New Ulaanbaatar International Airport. The proposed satellite city aims to attract residents, public services, and economic activities currently overconcentrated in Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia.

The transaction technical assistance will help the government prepare the investment project, which is a complex and multisector undertaking that requires full scale due diligence of the technical, economic, financial, social, resettlement, environmental, climate and disaster-resilience, and institutional aspects.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Chen, Jinqiang
    Sectors Group
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    Mongolia
  • Sector
    • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
Project Name Preparing the Infrastructure Development for Green and Resilient New Satellite City in the Khushig Valley Area
Project Number 56298-002
Country / Economy Mongolia
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 10059-MON: Preparing the Infrastructure Development for Green and Resilient New Satellite City in the Khushig Valley Area
Climate Change Fund US$ 900,000.00
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Operational Priorities OP1: Addressing remaining poverty and reducing inequalities
OP4: Making cities more livable
OP7: Fostering regional cooperation and integration
Sector / Subsector

Energy / Energy utility services

Information and communication technology / ICT infrastructure

Transport / Urban roads and traffic management

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Other urban services - Urban flood protection - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development - Urban sewerage - Urban solid waste management - Urban water supply

Gender Effective gender mainstreaming
Description

The project will support the development of the Khushig Valley area as a green, resilient, efficient, and inclusive satellite city around the New Ulaanbaatar International Airport. The proposed satellite city aims to attract residents, public services, and economic activities currently overconcentrated in Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia.

The transaction technical assistance will help the government prepare the investment project, which is a complex and multisector undertaking that requires full scale due diligence of the technical, economic, financial, social, resettlement, environmental, climate and disaster-resilience, and institutional aspects.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
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 Nation-wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation On progress.
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services A consulting firm will be engaged using quality-based selection method and full technical proposal, with total consulting inputs of 128 person-months (39 person-months, international; 89 person-months, national). ADB will engage the consultants following the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated staff instructions.
Responsible ADB Officer Chen, Jinqiang
Responsible ADB Department Sectors Group
Responsible ADB Division Water and Urban Development Sector Office (SG-WUD)
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Construction and Urban Development
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 16 Dec 2022
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 27 Mar 2024

TA 10059-MON

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
16 Dec 2022 23 Dec 2022 23 Dec 2022 30 Nov 2024 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,900,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,900,000.00 27 Mar 2024 205,773.13

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
International Construction Law Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
Preparing the Infrastructure Development for Green and Resilient New Satellite City in the Khushig Valley Area Firm - Consulting Closed

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 Technical Assistance 10059 20 Apr 2023 ALMEC CORPORATION (JAPAN) in association with TSC-Global (NEW ZEALAND) | 5-5-3 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, 160-0022 Japan Ministry of Construction and Urban Development 1,582,050.00

Procurement Plan

None currently available.