Eptisa carries out two projects for the extension and modernisation of the drinking and waste water infrastructure in Dolj County, Romania

These are the third and fourth projects that Eptisa implements for the regional water operator SC Compania de Apa Oltenia SA

February 20, 2012

Eptisa is implementing two new contracts awarded by SC Compania de Apa Oltenia SA - Regional Water Company to deliver technical assistance services for the project "Extension and modernisation of the drinking and waste water infrastructure in Dolj County" in Romania.

In the first one, Eptisa delivers technical assistance services to the regional water operator, by providing works supervision services for the implementation of 13 contracts for the improvement of the water supply and sewage services in Dolj County, including:

  • Rehabilitation and extension of the drinking water intake pipes, including drinking water tanks and pumping stations;
  • Rehabilitation and extension of the drinking water distribution network;
  • Rehabilitation and extension of the wastewaters collector systems;
  • Extension and construction of wastewaters treatment stations.

Eptisa, within the next 46 months, will supervise the works according to FIDIC Contract Conditions - Yellow and Red Book - and complying with the Romanian legislation in the field, covering 7 water supply areal systems: Craiova, Calafat, Bailesti, Calarasi, Bechet, Filiasi si Segarcea, including approx. 55% of the total population of Dolj County.

The second contract is a technical assistance for Project Management, where Eptisa will provide technical assistance to the Beneficiary, ensuring an efficient management for project implementation, by developing the following specific activities:

  • Technical activities for the general management, including assistance for project's organizational and financial aspects, laboratory services, industrial wastewaters and sludge management, water loss control, operational maintenance and patrimony management;
  • Support PIU in the project management activities;
  • Elaborate the tender dossiers in accordance with the provisions of the national legislation and financing application, of the feasibility study and all the other documents of the financing application and provide support during tendering process;
  • Technical assistance in the designing process during works execution period for the Red Fidic - Constructions Contracts;
  • Update the Master Plan for the water supply and wastewaters discharge, including elaboration of the Investments Program for Phase 2 (2014 - 2018);
  • Implement the GIS system for Craiova, Filiasi and Calafat localities;
  • Develop a modern system for hydraulic modeling of the water supply and sewage system in Craiova, Filiasi and Calafat localities;
  • Public awareness and project publicity, according to the Visual Identity Manual for Structural Instruments in Romania.

The total amount of the two service contracts is over € 4 million. These are the third and fourth projects to be implemented by Eptisa with the SC Compania de Apa Oltenia SA - Regional Water Company.

Starting from January 2002, Eptisa successfully offered assistance to this Regional Water Company, in the two phases of the ISPA project, for the procurement and management process of the ISPA Craiova Measure and ensured supervision of the works contracts, according to FIDIC conditions of the contract, therefore EPTISA being well acquainted with the Beneficiary's requirements and key documents.


 
 Eptisa carries out two projects for the extension and modernisation of the drinking and waste water infrastructure in Dolj County, Romania