Governance and Infrastructure Improvement under City Governance Project for Targeted Five City Corporations
JICA-funded Governance and Infrastructure Improvement (GII) Project as a part of the City Governance Project to address the growth of the population in Bangladesh's large cities and provide adequate urban infrastructure. It is hoped that the improvements will result in enhanced economic growth and improved quality of life for residents.
Rendel is working as part of a joint venture with Padeco Co. Ltd (Japan), NJS Consultants Co. Ltd (Japan), Development Design Consultants Ltd (Bangladesh) and BCL Associates (Bangladesh).
Rendel is responsible for the feasibility studies and engineering design of the infrastructure components which include major urban roads and bypasses, stormwater drainage, flood relief canals and bridges, including elevated expressways and multispan river crossings, as well as for urban planning in five targeted cities within the feasibility study and master plan review sub-team. Rendel is also delivering the infrastructure detailed design, construction supervision and monitoring of the infrastructure projects.
The consultancy period started in August 2015 and is expected to be completed in June 2018.