cowi belt oneCOWI is the chosen consultant to approve the design and construction on the Karnaphuli Tunnel in Bangladesh. The tunnel is part of the One Belt One Road initiative - the world's largest and most extensive infrastructure investment connecting China with Europe and Africa. The Karnaphuli Tunnel is a 3,4 km long and complex tunnel under the Karnaphuli river created as a part of a 20 km highway. The aim is to improve the infrastructure in Bangladesh enabling growth and development in the region known for extensive textile production. The approx. $530 million project is primarily financed by the Chinese through Export-Import Bank of China under the One Belt One Road initiative. Read More