July 1, 2019
On June 30, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a grant agreement with the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh in Dhaka, to provide grant aid of up to 1.258 billion yen for the Project for the Densification of Global Navigation Satellite System Continuously Operating Reference Station Network and the Modernization of Tidal Stations in Bangladesh.
Under the project, equipment for Continuously Operating Reference Stations (CORSs) and Tidal Stations in Bangladesh will be increased. The aims of the project are to promote efficient national land development and management by enabling high precision and efficient surveying and mapping, thereby contributing to the acceleration of economic growth for the benefit of the whole nation.
Details for the project are provided below.
|Country||The People’s Republic of Bangladesh|
|Project title||The Project for the Densification of Global Navigation Satellite System Continuously Operating Reference Station Network and the Modernization of Tidal Stations in Bangladesh|
|Planned implementation period||34 months, including detailed design work and the bidding period|
|Executing agency||Survey of Bangladesh|
|Target region, facilities||Throughout Bangladesh|
|Specific project details (provisional)||(1) Equipment procurement
Rooftop-mounted CORS Systems (73), Mobile CORS Systems (2), CORS Management System (1),
Tidal‐Gauge System (1), etc.
(2) Consulting services
Detailed design work, bidding assistance, procurement supervision, guidance for CORS operation, maintenance, management and technology