Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Fill in the Blanks
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Jln. By Pass Ida Bagus Mantra,
Jln. Pucuk 1 No. 70X
Denpasar, Bali
Indonesia

24h:
+62 (0)812 3819724
Tel:
+62 (0)361 464 032, +62 (0)361 471 0242

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

Fill in the Blanks

Details Emerge of Plans by PT Tirta Wahana Bali International to Reclaim 910 hectares of Benoa Bay


Bali News: Bali, Indonesia, Benoa Bay, reclamation, PT RWBI, PT Tirta Wahana Bali International, master plan for Benoa Bay reclamation, master plan
Click Image to Enlarge

(8/3/2014)

The Bali Post has published a page-one expose gleaned from an official publication by PT Tirta Wahana Bali International (PT RWBI) the company designated to undertake the reclamation of 810 hectares of what was once a protected mangrove forests area in Benoa Bay.

According to the plan drawn up by PT TWBI:

  • The 810-hectare reclamation project is estimated to take 34 months.
  • 40% of the reclaimed area is to be set aside for “green areas”
  • The cost of the reclamation and development of the new lands is estimated at Rp. 30 trillion (US$2.6 billion).
  • 84.2 hectares of the development is designated for meeting, conference, incentive and exhibition facilities (MICE).
  • 37.2 hectares will be designated for mixed commercial and residential purposes.
  • 116.9 hectares will be dedicated to recreation and resort development.
  • 29.4 hectares will be used for office space.
  • 389.7 hectares will be used for apartments, villas and villas suspended over water.
  • 8.3 hectares for public facilities.
  • Only 10.95 of the reclaimed area or 85 hectares will be reserved for “open spaces.” This is apparently at variance with initial plans put forward that said 40% of the reclaimed land would be for green “open spaces.”
  • Soil for reclamation will be taken from dredging in the Benoa Bay and surrounding islands in Benoa Bay. More sand and landfill will be taken from Sawangan, Nusa Dua and Sekotong in Lombok, and Karangasem.
No date for the commencement of work has been declared,while widespread protests against the project continue to come from broad segments of the Balinese community.


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Promoting Meetings in Bali
11th Edition of Meet in Bali to Be Published in May. Advertising Opportunities Still Available!
(2/25/2018)
Bali Update at 20
Changes Ahead as Bali Update Enters its Third Decade and Balidiscovery.com Prepares to Launch a Revamped Website
(2/25/2018)
Slightly Higher than Target
Bali by the Numbers: Bali Ends 2017 with 5.7 Million Foreign Visitors
(2/25/2018)
Immunizing Man’s Best Friend
Bali’s Capital of Denpasar Undertakes Mass Vaccination Campaign on Dogs and Cats to Keep Rabies at Bay
(2/25/2018)
His and Her Excellencies Come to Bali
Foreign Ambassadors Posted to Indonesia Hosted to Weekend Tour of Bali
(2/25/2018)
Tourists with Drugs Unwelcome
German and British Citizens Arrested for Smuggling Drugs into Bali
(2/25/2018)
Russian Woman Dies at Nusa Penida
Russian Woman Dies After Plunging Down 200-meter Cliff on Nusa Penida, Bali following Motorcycle Mishap
(2/25/2018)
When a Hero Holidays in Bali
Birmingham Firefighter Comes to the Rescue of a Tourist who Fell 40-meters into a Volcanic Crater
(2/25/2018)
Hello Mudduh, Hello Faddah
Kids Go Glamping at The Ritz-Carlton, Bali
(2/25/2018)
Feeling Socially Secure in a Public Park
Indonesia’s Social Security Agency (BPJS) to Open a ‘Green Space’ in Gianyar, Bali
(2/25/2018)
Basa Bali, Sing Kenken
BASABali Wiki Working to Preserve and Protect Balinese Language and Culture
(2/25/2018)
Pacto Plots the Journey Ahead
Pacto Celebrates 50 Golden Years with Launch of a New Logo
(2/25/2018)
All [News]!