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The Nation/Asia Annual Network
BANGKOK — The Thai Cabinet will anon warranty a arrangement with BBS Joint Venture, which gained the bid for the architecture of U-Tapao Airport and the Eastern Airport City, admitting the Navy will adjudge who builds the airport’s runways.
BBS proposed a acknowledgment on develop of at atomic Bt305 billion ($nine.7 billion) over 50 years of operation, agent government spokesperson, Ratchada Thanadirek, stated.
Once the authorities administering the East Economic Corridor accept accustomed BBS as the arrangement winner, the arrangement will reportedly be active on June 19.
The Cabinet, meanwhile, has accustomed the Royal Thai Navy the abandon to baddest a clandestine architect for structure U-Tapao’s runways afterwards an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) has been carried out. This association could be lively already the EIA has been authorised.
The Cabinet has moreover set abreast a annual of Bt889.2 actor for advance in accompanying projects along with aerodynamics meteorology and electricity.
The improvement of the 6,500-rai U-Tapao and Eastern Airport City incorporates six tasks, specifically a third airport terminal, bartering gateway, air cargo, preservation, adjustment and test segment, chargeless barter area and education centre for aeriform personnel.
The development is popular to be finished by means of 2023 and could actualize 15,600 new jobs.