Upgrading of Dokolo-Lira Road

Project Name:

Upgrading of Dokolo-Lira Road

Country:

Uganda

Project Location within Country:

Lira and Apac Districts

Professional Staff Provided by your Company:

Resident Engineer, Senior Surveyor, Environmentalist, Hydrologist, Senior Laboratory Technician

Name of Client:

Uganda National Roads Authority

No. of staff:

5

Address of Client:

Plot H Yusuf Lule Road, P.O. Box 28487, Kampala

Duration of Assignment:

10 Months

Start Date (month / year)

May 2008

Completion Date (month / year)

March 2009

Approx. Value of Services / Financing Agency:

US$220,000

Names of Associated Firm(s) if any:

JBURROW

No. of Man-Months of Professional Staff Provided by Associated Firm(s):

Positions of senior staff involved:

  • J Walyemwa – Resident Engineer
  • Dr. C. Koojo – Environmentalist
  • Fooyo - Senior Laboratory Technician
  • B. Muyombya - Surveyor
  • L. Yiga – Hydrologist

Detailed Narrative Description of project:

Consultancy Services for supervision of road upgrading construction works of Dokolo-Lira Road
  • Upgrading of the existing gravel road
  • Improving of the existing horizontal and vertical alignments and Widening of the existing road
  • Construction of soil and rock embankments
  • Lengthening or replacement of existing culvets and Construction of slab culverts and box culverts
  • Construction of gabion, drainage ditches, drainage structure and other protection works upgrading of the existing gravel road
  • Improving of the existing horizontal and vertical alignments and Widening of the existing road
  • Construction of soil and rock embankments
  • Lengthening or replacement of existing culvets and Construction of slab culverts and box culverts
  • Construction of gabion, drainage ditches, drainage structure and other protection works

Detailed Description of Actual Services provided by your company:

  • General contract administration, measurement and certification of works for payment, cost control and preparation of Variation Orders
  • Monitoring the Public health issues on the project
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Supervision of the Civil works
  • Guiding the setting out of works and controlling levels on the project
  • Checking the quality of works and materials to be incorporated in the permanent works
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