New Infrastructure Projects

Several Sub – Projects Under Western Region Megapolis Project (WRMP)

    Project Cost

US $ (mn)(Approx)

Transport    
12.1 Railway Electrification and Modernization   100.00
12.2 Construction of New Electrified Railway Lines     22.00
12.3 Colombo Rapid Transit System (RTS) Project 3000.00
12.4 Implementation of New Inland Water Transport System  125.00
12.5 Construction of New Expressways 5,585.00
  12.5.1 Battaramulla North Expressway (6.9km) 336.00
  12.5.2 Battaramulla South (7.1km) 296.00
  12.5.3 Baseline Elevated Expressway  (7.6km) 368.00
  12.5.4 Port Access Elevated Expressway (5.2km) 352.00
12.6 Bonded Highway for the Logistics Corridor 1,034.00
12.7 Development of Multimodal Transport Hubs and Centers 220.00
12.8 Improvement of Existing Roads 335.00
12.9 Horana- Meerigama, Negombo- Meerigama and Ja-Ela- Divulapitiya Road improvement Project 130.00
12.10 Marine Drive, Duplication Road & Baseline Extension Project 70.00
12.11 Development of Off-Street Parking Facilities 42.00
12.12 Modernization of Public Bus Transport System in Western Region 27.60
12.13 Upgrade Signal Lights at Intersections 20.70
12.14 IT Based Smart Traffic Management System 15.40
12.15 Improvement of traffic flow based on Identified Interventions 70.00
12.16 Legal Enforcement of Traffic Law Violations Through CCTV Monitoring 24.00
12.17 Supply of CNG and Electric Charging Facilities for Busses and other Vehicles 23.00
ENERGY    
12.18 Sapugaskanda Oil Refinery Expansion and Modernization (SOREM) 1945.00
12.19 600 MW Natural Gas Combined Cycle Power Plant, Kerawalapitiya 440.00
12.20 Conversion of 300 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant to Natural Gas, Kerawalapitiya 20.00
12.21 Conversion of 450 MW Combined Cycle/ GT Power Plant to Natural Gas, Kelanithissa 22.00
12.22 Enhancing the Capacity of Non-Conventional Renewable Energy through Net-metering 14.00
12.23 Conversion of overhead, low and medium voltage lines in the suburbs of Colombo into underground Inculcated Cables and Arial Bundle Conductors 103.00
WATER    
12.24 Welivitta Water Supply Project

 

640.00
12.25 Kelani Right Bank Water Supply Project Stage II

 

200.00
12.26 Kaluganga Water Supply Phase II 340.00
12.27 Kotte Area (Jubilee reservoir) Water Service Improvement Project 50.00
12.28 Construction of Kelani Ganga Upstream Reservoirs 71.00
12.29 Construction of Yatimahana Reservior in Maha Oya 57.00
12.30 Aluthgama, Mathugama and Agalawatta water supply project 206.00
12.31 Construction of salinity barrior across Kaluganga 35.00
12.32 Transmission and distribution system improvement of existing water supply schemes in Western Province 270.00
12.33 Katana water supply project 63.00
12.34 Divulappitiya water supply project 35.00
12.35 Mirigama, Kandalama, Kaleliya and Ganegoda group of Towns Water Supply Project 34.00
12.36 Mirigama industrial city water supply project 65.00
12.37 Ingiriya, Handapangoda water supply project 76.00
12.38 Kirindiwela water supply project 93.00
12.39 Mabima water supply project 346.00
12.40 Construction of treatment plant at Kethhena 117.00
HOUSING    
12.41 Social housing development project (CBD Zone) 1,330.00
12.42 Middle Income Housing Development Project (Fringe Zone) 260.00
12.43 Malabe Residential Development (Middle Class and Luxury Housing) 170.00
12.44 Social Housing Development Project (Fringe Zone) 490.00
12.45 Housing development project -Horana Industrial Zone /middle class & luxury housing 3,640.00
12.46 Aero City Housing development Project -Katana and Divlapitiya 9,020.00
12.47 Multi-Storey Middle Income Housing Complex at Ragama 48.00
12.48 Avissawella Residential Development Project (Middle Class and Luxury Housing) 3724.00
12.49 Aero city business township development project- Katana 17.00
12.50 Aero city residential township development project – Divulapitiya 4,827.00
12.51 Town Centre Upgrades (Sukithapurawara) 172.00
SOLID WASTE    
12.52 Solid waste management-Colombo and suburban area 207.00
12.53 Integrated solid waste management for Local Authorities 14.00
12.54 Implementation of an integrated hazardous waste management facility 7.00
SEWERAGE    
12.55 Waste water collection and disposal system for Negombo township 115.00
12.56  Kelaniya-Peliyagoda waste water collection and disposal project 90.00
12.57 Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte wastewater collection and disposal project 280.00
12.58 Maharagama, Boralesgamuwa wastewater disposal project 35.00
12.59  Waste water collection, treatment and disposal system for Ja-Ela/Ekala and Ratmalana / Moratuwa stage-I 110.00
12.60 Expansion of pipe borne sewerage coverage for Dehiwala-Mt.Lavinia Municipal Council Area 200.00
     
12.61 Wastewater collection, treatment and disposal system for Gampaha Municipal Council Area 123.00
12.62 Wastewater collection, treatment and disposal system for Horana industrial zone 103.00
12.63 Wastewater collection, treatment and disposal system for Mirigama industrial zone 83.00
NATURAL ENVIRONMENT IMPROVEMENT  
12.64 Riverine buffer zone development and management in Kelani, Kalu,Attanagalu and Deduru River Systems 52.00
12.65 Riverine buffer zone development and management in Kelani, Kalu, Attanagalu and Deduru river systems while paying attention to environment sensitive, cultural and heritage sites. 50.00
12.66 Kolonnawa Basin , new Mutwal tunnel / Torington tunnel, St, Sebestian South diversion, Madivela diversions, storm water drainage and flood control projects 83.00
PORT & AIRPORT/LOGISTIC  
12.67 East container terminal of Colombo Port 635.00
12.68 Improvement of UCT, PVQ and Guide Pier of Colombo Port 60.00
12.69 Facilitating Cruise Liners and Yatchs In Colombo Port 50.00
12.70 Establishment of logistic corridor in Colombo Port 54.00
12.71 Construction of shipping and maritime center building 60.00
12.72  Development of west container terminal (WCT-1) of Colombo Harbour 583.00
12.73 Extension of Colombo port expansion project breakwater and development of west container terminal

 

778.00
12.74 North port development project 2236.00
12.75 Extension of ECT and SAGT as combined back to back terminal 500.00
COASTAL AND MARINE  
12.76 Formation of Recreational Beach Area Along the Shoreline South of Colombo ( in the form of perched beaches) 24.00
HIGH RISE    
12.77 Colombo Business District (CBD) mixed development project

 

15,000.00
INDUSTRIES    
12.78 Meerigama Industrial Township Development Project

 

246.00
12.79 Establishment of Industrial Parks ( Katana, Gampaha, Attanagalla, Mahara, Dompe, Hanwella, Padukka, Ingiriya, Homagama, Bulathsinghala, Mathugama) 70.00
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CITY  
12.80 Cluster for electronics and electronic based products in the science and technology corridor 7.00
12.81 Homagama Technology city project 35.50
12.82 Malabe Science city project 300.00
12.83 Establish Outreach Campuses of the more Compact Universities in the Megapolise 105.00