Zambezia Road Construction and Maintenance Project


Country

Mozambique

Location

Zambezia Province

Staff

Implementation Staff 3x

Client

ANE

Donor

KfW

Period of Time

01/2001 – 05/2007

Volume

EUR 10.0 Million



Project Description

Final design, preparation of contract documentation, supervision of the construction of the 775 km of roadwork, 6 bridges and construction of 17 maintenance unit base camps.

Based on design and tender documents construction works was implemented in accordance with FIDIC Conditions of Contract, the SATCC Standard Specifications and ANE regulations.

Installation of the ABMS (Area Based Maintenance System) to maintain rehabilitated roads.

Service Provided

During construction phase: Project management to ensure contractor compliance with specified works, time schedule and quality assurance. Control of materials testing and measurement. Issue of site instructions and assessment of claims. Organization of site meetings and liaising with the Client in all project concerns. Preparation of progress reports.

During maintenance phase: Duties included the support of the Client in planning and programming of the ABMS maintenance works, budgeting, tender preparation and evaluation, works supervision, quality control, measurement and certification. It also covered the training of supervision personnel of the client and of contractor’s staff in implementation the ABMS works.

Key Staff consisted of a team leader, a resident construction engineer and a maintenance engineer.