On going DART projects
IMPLEMENTATION OF DART PROJECT PHASE TWO.
On September 30, 2015 the Africa Development Bank approved a loan to support Tanzania Government’s efforts to decongest the city of Dar es salaam, where on 23rd October, 2015 The Government of Tanzania entered into the agreement with the Bank to fund the project:
Currently Supervising consultants are on sites who are M/s BOTEK Bosphorus Technical Consulting Corporation of Turkey in association with Apex Engineering Co. Ltd of Tanzania for road works and Interconsult Tanzania Limited for Building works
Procurement process of contractors for construction of DART infrastructure phase two are in progress the bids for procurement of road works advertised on May 2018 and deadline for submission is July 2, 2018 while evaluation tender documents for building works are in progress.
IMPLEMENTATION OF DART PROJECT PHASE THREE.
The Government of Tanzania has secured funds from the International Development Association (IDA) under World Bank towards the implementation of Dar es Salaam Urban Transport Improvement Project (DUTP) and intends to use part of the proceeds of this credit to cover eligible expenses under the contract for constructions of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system, phase three of DART project.
Currently supervising consultants, M/s DOHWA Engineering Co. Ltd and UNITEC Civil Consultants Ltd are doing design review and preparation of bids for procurement of contractors.
IMPLEMENTATION OF PARK AND RIDE FACILITIES AT KIMARA
The Government of the United Republic of Tanzania through the Dar Rapid Transit Agency (DART) has set aside Development project funds during FY2017/18 and 2018/19 MTEF budget to facilitate design and construct a Park-and-Ride Facility and daladala Bus Stops at Kimara in Dar es Salaam. The construction of Park-and-ride are to address the long awaited desire of improving the accessibility and transfer to DART bus services at Kimara Terminal.
Also it is important note that during inaugurations ceremony of DART system Infrastructure and Bus operations on 25th January, 2017 His Excellency Dr. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli President of the United Republic of Tanzania insisted on the urgency and importance of having a park and ride and daladala Bus Stops facility at Kimara and therefore ordered TANROADS to provide a site for construction of a Park and Ride at Kimara Mwisho.