Place

Kabwe - Zambia


Client

AQUATER (Italy) for Kabwe Urban District Council on behalf of Italian Minstry of Foreign Affairs, General Directorate for Cooperation of Development (D.G.C.S.)


Year

1984 - 1990

Description for Kabwe (Zambia)

Kabwe urban water supply scheme.
Reservoir storage capacity: 12 Mm³.

Main Features

  • Concrete Gravity Overflow Dam (H = 20 m, L_crest = 580 m, V_cvc = 25'000 m³)
  • Outlet and Intake Works
  • Pumping Station
  • Treatment Plant (Q = 40'000 m³/day)
  • Main Pipework in GRP (L = 21 km, D = 750-950 mm)

Engineering Services

  • Geognostic Investigations
  • Final Design
  • Contract Design
  • General Consultancy during Construction

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