Bangkok, May 25 – EEC expects SRT to deliver high-speed areas connecting 3 airports by October 2023. Private sector begins construction. Preparing to develop the Makkasan area after the cabinet has given the green light to adjust the water storage area instead of Bueng Suea Dam support future services
Mr. Chula Sukmanop, Secretary-General of the Eastern Economic Corridor Policy Committee (EEC), revealed the progress of the high-speed rail project connecting three airports. which is the main infrastructure project of the EEC that the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) has delivered the construction site of the project to the private sector as specified in the contract The first part has already been delivered to the Suvarnabhumi-U-Tapao area. Phaya Thai – Bang Sue section At present, it is in the process of dismantling the oil pipeline. which is expected that the project area Ready to deliver to the private sector all within this October and it is expected that within the year 2023, the private sector will be able to notify the start of construction (Notice to Proceed: NTP). And conflicts in Russia and Ukraine are currently under negotiation to solve the problem. and has progressed sequentially
However, at the Cabinet meeting (Cabinet) on May 16, the past has approved Development of water storage areas to replace Bueng Suea Dam in the Makkasan area to support the operation of the high-speed rail project Linking three airports and the Cabinet has been informed of the guidelines for developing water storage to replace Bueng Suea Dam in the said area. This is in line with the resolution of the Eastern Economic Corridor Policy Committee (EEC) at its meeting No. 1/66 on March 1, 2023, which agreed in principle to improve the capacity of the lake next to Bu Hospital. Rachat Chaiyakorn, from the original 12,800 cubic meters, an additional 17,250 cubic meters, a total of 30,050 cubic meters, which from the resolution of the said cabinet will help demonstrate the progress of the development of high-speed rail construction projects, which is ongoing.
To improve the capacity of the lake next to Burachat Chaiyakorn Hospital, Asia Erawan Co., Ltd., a private party, will be responsible for all expenses. .-Thai News Agency
Source: Thai News Agency