The Challenges

Design, preparation of working drawings, specifications and construction supervision.

1. Water supply: In-take structures, Treatment works at intake site, 4.0 Km of 100mm GI rising main, 100m3 capacity of 10.0m high elevated steel tank.
2. Factory effluent Treatment and disposal.
3. Structural works: 31.0m x 63.0m withering building comprised of steel roof and structural steel columns supported on mass concrete footings, 25.0mx 115.7m Production building comprised of steel roof trusses supported on reinforced concrete columns on reinforced concrete footings, Administration buildings, Boiler and generator house, Ablution block, Garage/service bay building, Residential houses and flats.
4. Roads and Drainage-civil works: 3.5 Km of open levelled surface run-off drainage channel, Paved internal roads and parking using precast concrete paving blocks 6.0 m wide, 2.5 Km of bitumen surfaced access road, Footpaths paved with 60mm thick precast concrete blocks.

Project Description

Client:Kenya Tea Development Agency
Location:Gucha District, Nyanza Province (Kenya)
Year Completed:November 2002 - October 2004