Consultancy Services for the construction supervision of Konso-Yabello Road Upgrading Project
Consultancy Services for the construction supervision of Konso-Yabello Road Upgrading Project

Project Name:

Consultancy Services for the construction supervision of Konso-Yabello Road Upgrading Project

Country:

ETHIOPIA

Project Location within Country:

Southern Ethiopia

Professional Staff Provided by your Company:

Project Director, Resident Engineer, Assistant Resident Engineer, Pavement/Materials Engineer, Highway Engineer, Structural Engineer, Geotechnical Engineer, Quantity Surveyor, Claim Expert, Sociologist, Environmentalist, Road Safety and Safety Audit Specialist.

Name of Client:

Ethiopian Roads Authority

No. of staff:

12

Address of Client:

Ethiopia

Duration of Assignment:

54 Months

Start Date (month / year)

September 2014

Completion Date (month / year)

March 2019

Approx. Value of Services / Financing Agency:

US$ 599,600 and Birr 7,822,457.62

Names of Associated Firm(s) if any:

Omega Consulting Engineers

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

508

Positions of senior staff involved:

  • Project Director: Eng. P. J. Ludigo 
  • Resident Engineer: Eng. G. Musoke 
  • Assistant Resident Engineer: DawitArgicho 
  • Pavement/Materials Engineer: Asnake Abate 
  • Highway Engineer, Shawel Tassema 
  • Structural Engineer, Dr. Asnake Adamu 
  • Geotechnical Engineer: Getu Lama 
  • Quantity Surveyor: Zelalem Lemma 
  • Claim Expert: Tarekegn Yalew 
  • Sociologist: Amare Kassa 
  • Environmentalist Getahun Worku 
  • Road Safety and Safety Audit Specialist: Tadele Debela

Detailed Narrative Description of project:

The scope of works under the project largely involve upgrading of existing road from gravel to bitumen standards with the following major activities:
  • Improving of the existing horizontal and vertical alignments and Widening of the existing road 
  •  Construction of embankments 
  • Construction of drainage structures like cross culverts, box culverts and bridges. 
  •  Pavement Construction and 
  • Asphalt Works/Wearing course bituminous layers.

Detailed Description of Actual Services provided by your company:

The scope of works under the project largely involve upgrading of existing road from gravel to bitumen standards with the following major activities:
  • 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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