39431-013: Colombo Port Expansion Project (formerly Colombo Port South Harbor Development)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Colombo Port Expansion Project provides for dredging and breakwater construction sufficient to accommodate three terminals, which will be constructed sequentially. The Project includes the establishment of a new marine operations center, relocation of a submarine oil pipeline, provision of navigational aids, and construction of shore utilities. The Project will be developed on a public-private partnership basis. The harbor infrastructure works, i.e., dredging, breakwater construction, ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 39431-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2319
Approval Date 27 Feb 2007
Closing Date 19 Jul 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 300,000
Geographical Location Colombo, Sri Lanka
Sector Transport
Subsector Water transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C


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