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Pattaya revives failed Bali Hai marina project

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Pattaya revives failed Bali Hai marina project

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PATTAYA:--The 735-million-baht marina, built in phases between 2008 and 2013, has never opened due to repeated problems and funding shortages. Abandoned by both the city and its builder Ping Joint Venture Ltd., the small-boat harbor began to deteriorate and took critical damage from tropical depression Vamco is 2015.

 

Then acting-Mayor Chanat­pong Sriviset appointed a survey committee to determine if the damage incurred sprung from design flaws or simply acts of nature. But the committee never completed its work and, thus, the repair budget was frozen.

 

Current Mayor Anan Charoenchasri said May 3 that the city has contacted Kasetsart University, the Royal Thai Navy and King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang to cooperate on a new 5-million-baht survey that will definitively determine the reasons the marina sustained such severe damage in its short lifespan, and how much it will cost to fix, if possible.

 

Read more:http://www.pattayamail.com/news/pattaya-revives-failed-bali-hai-marina-project-174961

 
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If the international jetsetting yachties came to the world class marina what exactly would they do with their free time in Pattaya?

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They would do what all the other tourists do....though if the rest of town isnt "upgraded" they might not be too impressed,stay for long,consider coming again or telling friends back home to visit too.

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I have come to the conclusion that there is no hope for Thailand. 


I still see a glimmer of hope but it gets dimmer as the years go by.
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3 hours ago, johng said:

 


I still see a glimmer of hope but it gets dimmer as the years go by.

 

I also see a dimmer glimmer simmer, and I would bet that although the repair budget was frozen, the remnants completely melted and trickled out of the piggy bank.

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ID: 10   Posted

A lot of failures lately around that Bali Hai pier.

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ID: 11   Posted

Let the skimming commence !

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ID: 12   Posted (edited)

If the marina was damaged in what is considered bad weather here maybe they should have considered hiring a contractor with experience in constructing marinas on the coastline of the North Sea....

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The actual resultant production matters, not one jot

 

It's that all the relevant 'big men' have sucked their percentages out of it beforehand, like so many parasitic leeches, that really matters. 

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5 hours ago, phantomfiddler said:

I also see a dimmer glimmer simmer, and I would bet that although the repair budget was frozen, the remnants completely melted and trickled out of the piggy bank.

Would the last politician leaving this redundant scheme, please turn out the light.

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