Location :

Lower Pasak basin, between the confluence of the Chao Phraya and Pasak rivers from Phranakhon Si Ayutthaya to Tha Rue districts, covering the distance of 52 km, including the navigation route from upstream of the Rama VI dam to Sao Hai district, Saraburi province, covering the distance of 20 km.

Client :

The Marine Department

Field of Specialization :

Water transport efficiency enhancement in Thailand

Type of Service:

FS and detailed design

Scope of Service:

Review the FS in terms of economy, engineering and environment, including water management of related agencies. Data shall be updated and additional information shall be studied abide by enforced laws and regulations. Details of working scope are as follows:

  1. FS, survey and design
  2. Detailed design and tender documentation
  3. Study of navigation management
  4. Project PR and participation

Man-Month Provided (Total) :

388 staff – months

Service Period :

900 days 12 June 2015 – 27 November 2017

Associated Firm(s): 

  • Asian Engineering Consultants Corp., Ltd 
  • Golden Plan Co., Ltd.
  • United Analyst and Engineering Consultant Co., Ltd.
  • New Asset Advisory Co., Ltd

Project Cost:

on study process

Service Cost:

139,957,500 baht

Project Description:

To enhance water transport efficiency in the Pasak River to support the increasing water transport demand in the future and to carry out the detailed design to improve the river conditions to support 95% of the navigation throughout the year. The development considered the area from the confluence of the Chao Phraya River to Saraburi province. It will connect the transport from the north and the northeast regions to ports in Chao Phraya and Pasak rivers, continuing to Si Racha and Laem Chabang ports. The water transport is energy-saving, so, the water transport enhancement will generate efficiency use of energy and mitigate traffic problem in Bangkok and its perimeter