Water Supply & Irrigation Projects

Mahama & Mpanga Irrigation Scheme

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MAHAMA & MPANGA IRRIGATION SCHEME

CLIENT: WAPCOS Limited
LOCATION: Eastern Province, Rwanda
SCOPE OF SERVICES:

AEMPL engaged to provide Engineering Consultancy Services for Preparation of Detailed Project Report (DPR), Tender Design, Technical Specifications and assistance to WAPCOS for the Intake System Works for Irrigation Schemes in Mpanga and Mahama Sectors of Easter Province of Rwanda.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

The intake system of the Project involves construction of off-taking structures, head regulator, sedimentation tank, pump house, rising main and storage tank for irrigation from the River Akagera on the Rwanda – Tanzania border. The River has a minimum flow of 90 m3/s and a maximum discharge of 694 m3/s corresponding to return period flood of 1 in 40 years. The Project requires pumping of silt-free water to storage tank by construction of required number of off-tanking intake and its associated structures along the left bank of Kagera River covering Mpanga and Mahama Sectors.

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