Project Summary of DWSSDP (ICB – 02.2)

Name of the Project : Dhaka Water Supply Sector Development Project (DWSSDP), Rehabilitation of Distribution Networks

Contract No. : ICB-02.2

Objectives : Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (DWASA) are entrusted with supply of water to the Dhaka city. In order to meet the growing demand, this sole agency for supplying potable water to the city dwellers is facing difficulties for which the “Dhaka Water Supply Sector Development Project (DWSSDP)” has been formulated funding jointly ADB and GoB. Under this project there are ten contracts for implementation of physical works i.e. rehabilitation of existing water networks. Contract ICB-02.2 comprises 8 nos. DMAs within DWASA’s existing MODS Zone-8 area is one of the contract among the said ten contracts.

Contract Description :  (i) Rehabilitation, Replacement, Expansion and Optimization of the Transmission and Distribution Water Supply Networks, including the establishment of District Meter Areas (DMAs), replacement / installation of service connections and metering of 8 DMAs under MODS Zone 8; and (ii) Design, Manufacture, Test, Deliver, Install and commission.

Location of works : DMA 801, 803, 804, 805, 806, 807, 810, 811 under DWASA, MODS Zone -08.

Financing Arrangements : Asian Development Bank (ADB) and GoB. Loan Agreement No.: 2382-BAN (SF)

Project Administration and Implementation:

 

Executing Agency : Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (DWASA), Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development and Co-operatives, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.

Duration of the Project : 934 days for completion of work with Pre-commissioning, 90 days for Commissioning, 365 days for Warranty Period.

Consultants: Design Management Consultants (DMC), Grontmij A/S, in Joint Venture with AQUA, BETS and IWM.

Commencement Date :  30 May 2012

Completion Date : 31 December 2015

Scope of Works

The Contract for the Package ICB-02.2 for Rehabilitation of Distribution Networks under Dhaka Water Supply Sector Development Project (DWSSDP) was signed on 04 December 2011 between China First Metallurgical Group Corporation Ltd., the Contractor and Dhaka WASA (DWASA), the Employer. Package ICB-02.2 consists of rehabilitation works in 8 District Metered Area (DMA) – DMA 801, DMA 803, DMA 804, DMA 805, DMA 806, DMA 807, DMA 810 and DMA 811 under DWASA’ MODS zone 8. The Contract is a Design based contract, where part of the payment to Contractor will be based on successfully achieving the performance requirements which are based on specific goals for pressure and physical losses in the system.