Contract agreement has been signed on 03rd November, 2014 between Bangladesh Bridge Authority (BBA) and Korean Expressway Corporation (KEC), South Korea & Associates for Construction Supervision Consultancy (CSC) Services for Main Bridge and River Training Works of Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project. On behalf of Bangladesh Bridge Authority (BBA) – Md. Shafiqul Islam, Project Director, Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project and on behalf of Korean Expressway Corporation (KEC), South Korea & Associates – Cho, Nam-Min, Team Leader of Overseas Project Division, KEC, South Korea signed the contract.
Honorable Minister for Road Transport and Bridges, Mr. Obaidul Quader, MP and Secretary, Bridges Division, Khandker Anwarul Islam was present during the contract signing ceremony at Setu Bhaban, Banani, Dhaka.
The contract includes the supervision of construction of Main Bridge and River Training Works of Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project. As per contract, the contract cost is BDT 383.15 crore and the completion time of the works is 60 months (including 12 months of Defected Liability Period).