Greater Dhaka Sustainable Urban Transport-Package 3: Operational Design and Business Model (ODBM), Project No. 42169-BAN

Project Information

Client: Roads and Highway Department (RHD)

Sector: Transport

Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh

Funding Agency: Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Incorporation: Advanced logistics Group. SAU, Transports Metropolitans Barcelona, S.A. Garrigues

Construction of 20km Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) route from a terminal near Gazipur Railway Station to a terminal at the Airport Rail Station.DTCA and the Special Organization (SPO) to be established to regulate and efficiently manage BRT operations in the corridor using private sector operators. The activities will include restructuring the Tongi – GazipurPourashavas Area’s main urban transport corridor by constructing:

  • 1 Segregated lane per direction from 0km (Gazipur Terminal) to 12.50km; 2 Segregated lanes per direction from 12.50km to 20km (Airport Rail Terminal); a 4.5km elevated section in Tongi from 12.5 km to 17 km; 7 nos. additional flyovers at main junctions; BRT lanes with reinforced concrete pavement; 31 closed stations with 3 access at grade and 28 underpass (among which 8 are with elevator); 1 terminal and 1 depot near Gazipur Railway Station.
  • Two mixed traffic lanes and one NMT lane per direction and sidewalks along either side of BRT
  • High capacity drainage system along the restructured corridor
  • 155 access feeder roads improvement in favour of NMT for a distance of 100 meters from the corridor

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