Central Yunnan Roads Development Project- Wuding-Kunming Expressway

Yunnan province
Date: 2010-2012
Duration: 2 years
Client: Yunnan Wukun Expressway Company Ltd.
Funding: Asian Development Bank

Project overview

The People’s Republic of China has applied for a loan from the Asian Development Bank to assist in financing the Central Yunnan Roads Development Project. The project supports the development of the western corridor by building an important road section connecting Wuding and Kunming. The new expressway was built across mostly mountainous terrain (64km, 91 engineering structures, 10 tunnels and 4 interchanges). This project aims at improving local roads and passenger transport stations, servicing poor counties and townships, and providing consulting services and training to enhance the capacity of the executing agency, the Yunnan Wukun Expressway Corporation (WKEC) in terms of project management, construction quality, road safety, and project monitoring and evaluation.

Our missions

The objectives of the international consulting services entrusted to Egis are to assist the customer, WKEC in the following aspects:

  • Project management consulting services for the aspects hereinafter: project management; environmental review, safeguards management and monitoring such as resettlement and ethnic group development; corporate planning and financial/toll management; project performance management system, and all relevant reports, especially quarterly project reporting.
  • Advice on the engineering design review in terms of tunnels, bridges, road safety, landscape and ITS.
  • Consultancy services for construction supervision and reporting.
  • Capacity building and training, including domestic training seminars or workshops, on-the-job-training and overseas trainings.