Eastern Bangladesh Bridge Improvement Project (EBBIP)

Project Information

Client: Roads & Highways Department (RHD)

Sector: Transport

Location: Eastern Part of Bangladesh

Funding Agency: JICA

Incorporation: Oriental Consultants Co., (OC), Japan, Consulting Engineering Services (India) Pvt. Ltd., (CES).

Eastern Bangladesh Bridge Improvement Project (EBBIP), (JICA L/A No. BD-P60); RHD/JICA, (March’10-June’14).

The objectives of the Projects are
* Detailed Engineering design – carrying out reconnanice survey, topographic surveys and hydrographic surveys, sub-soil investigation; preparation of detailed design, BoQ, technical specifications (Dhaka zone 18 nos., Sylhet zone 18 nos., Comilla zone 10 nos. and Chittagong Zone 22 nos. and bidding documents for total 68 bridges), length varies from above 30m to 170m

·Pre-construction stage- The consultants shall assist RHD related to land acquisition and resettlement works, bidding and selection of contractors.

Construction Supervision – The Consultant will act as the “Engineer” of the project and shall perform the following duties:

– Shall solve any contractual maters related to the construction works and proper execution
– Furnish all necessary ground and topographic data to the contractor for establishment of road alignment and grades
– Review and recommend for approval of contractor’s work schedule, assess the adequacy of materials, labour and equipment, housing, shops and warehouses according to the condition of contract
– Supervision the works and to issue the instruction to the contractor as required
– Examine and make recommendations for contractor’s time extension, extra compensation; check, certify and make recommendation to RHD on Contractor’s monthly and final payment certificate
– Issuance of the certificate of project completion

· Capacity Building

– Review RHD Bridge Condition Survey manual and update the manual
– Bridge inventory and condition survey data base to be updated
– Bridge inventory / condition survey data to be consolidated and report to be prepared
– Establish bridge database updating system
– Establish Bridge Maintenance and Rehabilitation Needs system
– Training of RHD Staff

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