BBA – Dhaka to Ashulia Elevated Expressway – Bangladesh - Project Profile
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Bangladesh Bridge Authority (BBA) under the Ministry of Communications, Bridge Division is undertaking the Dhaka-Ashulia Elevated Expressway in the northern part of Dhaka City, Bangladesh.
Economic Relations Division (ERD) on behalf of BBA will oversee the project.
The project involves the construction of 24km elevated expressway connecting Dhaka Airport with Baipali via Ashulia. It includes the construction of a 10.84-km ramp and improving the 14.28-km road, construction of 1.92-km Nabinagar flyover, bridge overpass, and drainage system.
The project also includes the construction of culverts, toll plazas, underpass and overpass, lay byes, wayside amenities, the installation of computerized toll collection system, lights and development of service areas with all required facilities.
On July 20, 2011, the project was approved at a Finance Ministry meeting of the cabinet committee on economic affairs at the secretariat in the capital.
Earlier, ERD signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with China National Machinery Import and Export Corporation (CMC) to construct the project in public-private partnership (PPP) mode. However, in 2011, ERD terminated the agreement with CMC due to high project cost quoted by CMC and change in the contract type to Turnkey basis from PPP mode.
On July 31, 2011, ERD issued tenders to select potential applicants for design, financing, construction, operation, and maintenance of the project on PPP mode. However, ERD has not been able to find any investor to build the project under PPP mode.
In September 2012, a feasibility study has been completed by Bureau of Research, Testing, and Consultation (BRTC) and Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET).
China is providing US$1,390 million loan to the project, of which 15% will be a concessional loan and 85% will be preferential buyers credit and the remaining US$706 million is being provided by the Bangladesh government.
CMC has been re-appointed as the contractor and will be implemented in principle under Public-Private Partnership (PPP) initiative.
In October 2017, the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) approved the construction of the project.
On 9 November, 2017, BBA issued Request for expression of interest for engaging "Review design and supervision consultant"for the construction of Dhaka-Ashulia Elevated Expressway on Engineering, Procurement and Construction(EPC) with submission deadline as January 2, 2018.
On 29 November, 2017, CMC held the Contract Signing Ceremony with BBA.
China Exim Bank will provide fund amount of US$1,198 million for the project.
Construction activities are underway and are expected to completed by June 2022.
The project involves the construction of approximately 24km elevated expressway connecting Dhaka Airport with Baipali via Ashulia in the northern part of Dhaka City, Bangladesh.
The US$2,007 million project includes the following:
1. Construction of culverts
2. Construction of toll plazas
3. Construction of underpass and overpass
4. Construction of lay byes, and wayside amenities
5. Construction of 1.92-km Nabinagar flyover
6. Construction of 10.84-km ramp
7. Construction of drainage system
8. Construction of bridge overpass
9. Installation of computerized toll collection system and lights
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