Project Status For:, Kachumbala Town Board

Project Description

The scope of works involves furnishing the necessary labour, materials, equipment and services for the expansion of Kachumbala town water supply system, and consists of the following main elements: Intake works involving source protection, construction of water sump and all associated pipes and fittings required for raw water abstraction, construction of a pump station, supply, installation and commissioning of 1 No. Submersible pump with a discharge of 14m3/hr at a head of 120m, including all associated accessories and control devices, powered by UEDCL grid; supply, installation and commissioning of 1 No. Submersible pump with a discharge of 5m3/hr at a head of 120m, including all associated accessories and control devices, powered by UEDCL; supply, laying and commissioning of 1.45km of OD 90mm HDPE PN 16 transmission mains including all associated fittings and ancillaries; supply and installation of a prefabricated 33m3 water balance tank raised on 6.5 steel tower including all associated fittings, appurtenances and site works; supply, installation and commissioning of a conventional package water treatment plant(Dayliff WP) with an output of 10m3/hr and accessories inclusive of all requisite site works; construction of a chlorine dosing house fully equipped with an Electrolytic Disinfection Machine and all its accessories, supply, installation and commissioning of a prefabricated cold pressed panel steel tank of 50m3 effective capacity raised on a 5m steel tower including all associated fittings, appurtenances and site works; extension of 3-phase UMEME/UEDCL power grid to the pump station over a distance of 2km inclusive of all substations and approvals necessary to complete the power connection

Project Timing

  • Start Date: 22-02-2014
  • Predicted End: 25-02-2015

Current Tasks

Contract implementation on schedule

Current Holds

Defects Liability Period: From 26th February 2015 to 25th February 2016

Project Overview and Overall Progress

20% 20% Advocacy meetings

Awareness Creation at District and Sub County Levels Call for Applications for detailed designs Receiving and Verifying applications

40% 40%Design and Mobilization

Procurement of consultants for Mobilization and design Mobilization, Feasibility Studies, Baseline Surveys Design Documentation and Preparation of Tender Documents

60% 60%Fulfillment of Community Obligations

Land acquisition, cash contributions

80% 80%Construction and O&M Set Up

Procurement of Contractors and Consultants Construction of WSS Facilities Fulfillment of the Sanitation Programme Selection and Training of Private Scheme Operator