Post Flood Rehabilitation of Roads and Bridges


Country

Mozambique

Location

Manica and Sofala Provinces

Staff

Implementation Staff 5x

Client

ANE

Donor

KfW

Period of Time

11/2000 until 10/2004

Volume

USD 7.5 Million



Project Description

The project covered evaluation and repair of damages caused by the devastating floods in 2000.

Works on some 1,200 km of road were identified and contracts prepared for the rehabilitation works. Construction of the road and bridge works was supervised including the construction of one new 4 x 30m span bridge.

Service Provided

Services included the identification, quantification and elaboration of flood damages; Design of replacement structures; Tender documentation and supervision of the construction works. The project management was to ensure contractor compliance with specified works, time schedule and quality assurance; Control of material testing and measurement; Site instructions and assessment of claims; Site meetings and liaising with the client in all project matters as well as progress reports.

Key Staff consisted of a team leader, a bridge design engineer, two resident engineers and a damage evaluation engineer.