Work starts on infrastructure at Thu Thiem new urban area

The Ho Chi Minh City Infrastructure Investment JSC on June 27 commenced the construction of technical infrastructure at the northern residential quarter and the north-south road in Thu Thiem new urban area.

The residential area comprises 44 parcels of land with land-use functions as following: mixed use residential development, mixed use commercial development, and community facilities. 

The total developing area is approximately 423,657 square metres. 

The construction of the north-south road, which is 1,097 meters long and 44.7 meters wide, is conducted under the built-operate (BT) form. 

Other facilities, including water supply, electricity and drainage systems, will be built. 

The technical infrastructure project worth about VND3.3 trillion (US$151.3 million) will be implemented within 18 months.