Project Details
Construction of Bereket-Etrek-Turkmenistan-Iran Border Railway
Country:Turkmenistan
Sector:Transport
Summary:The Government of Turkmenistan has received financing from the Islamic Development Bank toward the cost of the Project of Construction of Bereket - Etrek -Turkmenistan/Iran Border Railway, and it intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the contract for Completing the Designing and Construction on a Turn-key Basis of Main Locomotive Depot at the Bereket Station.
Expected Outcome:The project includes construction of the railway lines, nine stations as well as a locomotive transfer and maintenance depots in Etrek and Bereket, and purchase of locomotives and railway equipment construction and maintenance.
Expected Outputs:
  • Construction of railway lines,
  • construction of nine stations as well as a locomotive transfer and maintenance depots in Etrek and Bereket, and
  • purchase of locomotive and railway equipment, including construction and maintenance.
Date Approved:2009
Status:Ongoing
Expected Completion:2014
Funding Type:Loan
Funding Amount:Islamic Development Bank: $371 million
Links/Documents:Specific invitation to bid