PRESS OF UZBEKISTAN
August 29, 2016
FEASIBILITY STUDY OF TASHKENT-4 PASSENGER TERMINAL DEVELOPED
Uzbekistan Havo Yollari hosted a conference in connection with completion of development of the feasibility study of the project on construction of new passenger terminal at Tashkent Airport (Tashkent-4).
Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan Batir Zakirov, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of South Korea to Uzbekistan Kwon Yong Woo, representatives of KOICA and Korean consortium, which took part in the project implementation, Uzbekistan Havo Yollari, Uzbek ministries and departments attended the event.
The feasibility study was developed in January-July 2016. During preparation of the document, the Korean side studied infrastructure of Tashkent Airport and aviation industry of Uzbekistan, perspectives of development of concept of construction of international passenger terminal “Tashkent-4”.
During the conference, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of South Korea to Uzbekistan Kwon Yong Woo handed over developed feasibility study of the project to Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan Batir Zakirov.
Batir Zakirov expressed gratitude to the Korean partners for their contribution to the project and hope for further fruitful cooperation.
The Uzbek side presented a plan of further measures on realization of the project on construction of new international passenger terminal of Tashkent Airport (Tashkent-4).
Investment project “Construction of new international passenger terminal of Tashkent Airport (Tashkent-4)” is implemented within the programme of development and modernization of engineering-communication and road-transport infrastructure for 2015-2019. KOICA allocated grant for development of the feasibility study of the project.
Feasibility study was developed by Incheon Airport, Heerim, Yooshin, EY Hanyoung and Korea Transport Institute. The Uzbek and Korean sides also worked on optimization of the project cost. It is planned that construction works of the Tashkent-4 terminal will kick off in 2016.
(Source: «Business partner.uz» newspaper)