Pattaya Skyscraper SuspendedWaterfront Suit And Residence project still has several pending issues. Plus, Pattaya congress members would expire soon.
PATTAYA-Recently- [PattayaDailyNews]; Previously, Waterfront Suit And Residence has been complained about environment issue and others.
Nowadays, the project is still stopped and it affects to investment and tourism. Even though ONEP(Office of Natural Resources and Environment Policy and Planning) judged that the building doesn’t make bad effect to environment, the solution is not yet defined clearly.
Later Pattaya official however inspected building blueprint and they found a few problems and they already informed the project contractor.
The project contractor had dispatched the blueprint to ONEP for EIA approval that parking can support 60 cars; however, the contractor built additional bunting and the parking can support only 30 cars. In addition, the contractor defined 38,000 square meters as total area but the actual area is over 5,090 square meters.
As a result, the operators would have to explain hydraulic parking system and management in the building. The official would have to gather all information in order to consider the approval on project.
The contractor submitted the documents to Pattaya official on March 20th, 2016 but the official concluded that the problems were not clearly answered. Therefore, the official has to suspend the construction. Especially, the contractor tried to avoid the matter of law in case of exceeded area.
In addition, top management of the project went to meet Ronnakit Aekasingha, deputy mayor of Pattaya, in order to discuss about the pending issues but it was closed meeting.
However, Pattaya official insisted that they consider the issues step by step according to procedure of ONEP. They aim to avoid the lawsuit in the future. Meanwhile, the operator would have to revise building in case of exceed area.
The contractor re-dispatch the document to Pattaya official that the parking to can support 150 cars and they also have additional parking lot which can support 60 cars. Also they claimed that exceed area are elevator machine room and storage.
In addition, the contractor made the decision to cut-off the plan to add 5 floors on the top in order to avoid the problem that the building destroys the spectacular view.
Waterfront Suit And Residence project has been suspended the construction for 2 years as Itthipol Khunpluem is Pattaya mayor. The problem is the members of Pattaya congress would finish term on 16 September 2016.