Areas of Expertise: Airport Development, Construction Supervision
Country: Asia and the Pacific: Bhutan
Following the successful completion of the project TA7633-BHU Air Transport Connectivity Enhancement Project in June 2012, and, at the request of the Royal Government of Bhutan, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) agreed to provide a grant of USD 6.92M to implement the priority infrastructure items identified in the TA7633-BHU project. These priority items essentially comprised the planning, design and construction works for three domestic airports at Yongphula, Bumthang and Gelephu.
As part of the grant 0295 from ADB to construct and supervise the development of three domestic airports in Bhutan, LEAPP team provides design and planning for a new domestic terminal building at Bumthang Airport. Work performed includes development of planning parameters, building concept design, architectural design development and architectural final design.