HE the Minister of Works Eng. Essam bin Abdulla Khalaf revealed that the Ministry achieved 65% progress in the sewerage network project in Karanna, Blocks 456 & 460.
The Minister, accompanied by the Sanitary Engineering Planning & projects Director Asma Murad, the Chairman of the Construction Section Eng. Dawood Khalaf and Chairman of the Roads Design Section Eng. Esmat Zainal, visited the project to inspect progress achieved.
The Project Manager Eng. Kameel Zakariya explained that the project comprises of implementing 5.1km main lines, 2.3km secondary lines, 480 inspection chambers, 2 pumping stations, 1 lifting station and 350 connections.
Work in the project commenced in September 2012 and is planned for completion in September 2014. The BD1,689,965 project was awarded to Jalal Al A’Ali & Sons while the Direct Contracting Unit at the Ministry is responsible for providing consulting services related to the project.