Project Status For:, Karenga RGC

Project Description

The scope of works involves furnishing the necessary labour, materials, equipment and services for the construction of Karenga town water supply system and consists of the following main elements: Construction of 2 No. pump stations; supply, installation and commissioning of 2 No. Submersible pumps with discharges of 18m3/hr and head of 170m each, including all associated accessories, powered by solar energy and a standby 40kVA diesel generator; supply, laying and commissioning of 2. 6km of OD 110mm PN 16 transmission mains; supply, laying and commissioning of 11.9km of OD 32mm-OD 110mm HDPE PN 6 distribution pipe lines and associated fittings; supply, installation and commissioning of a 85m3-capacity cold pressed panel steel storage tank raised on a 1.2m dwarf wall inclusive of all fittings, auxiliary site works and chain-link perimeter fencing; construction of a Water Office equipped with basic furniture and IT equipment complete with chain link perimeter fencing; construction of 1 No. Chlorine Dosing Unit equipped with an Electrolytic Disinfection Machine and its accessories; and making of 100 private service connections and 3 public stand posts

Project Timing

  • Start Date: 1st October 2012
  • Predicted End: 01-22-2014

Current Tasks

The water supply system is undergoing performance monitoring during the Defects Liability Period

Current Holds

Defects Liability Period: From 23rd January 2014 to 22nd January 2015

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