Eptisa wins their 1st project in Kyrgyzstan financed by the Asian Development Bank

Eptisa will carry out design and supervision consultancy for Improvement of Water Supply and Sewerage System in Osh and Jalal-Abad

June 25, 2012

Eptisa, as the lead company of the consortium formed by the Kyrgyz companies RAM Engineering Associates LLC and OJCS Kyrgyzgiprostroy, has been awarded their first contract in Kyrgyzstan titled “Design and Supervision Consultancy for Improvement of Water Supply and Sewerage System under Component 3 in Osh and Jalal-Abad” with an investment of USD 2,106,506.50 financed by the Asian Development Bank and 21 months of duration.

The objective of this ADB financed project is to improve water supply and sanitation in the cities of Osh (capital city of the Osh region and 2nd largest city of Kyrgyzstan) and Jalal-Abad (capital city of the Jalal-Abad region) and Bazar-Korgon situated in the South-West of the Kyrgyz Republic on the border with Uzbekistan. The project involves the rehabilitation of water supply intake works and the construction of newly built transmission lines from intake to the treatment plants and reservoir. The sewerage system will equally be rehabilitated, and the project also includes the construction of new sewerage treatment plants and main sewer lines.

The services provided by Eptisa consist in the collection of baseline data, investigations and analysis, as well topographical, hydrological, hydro-geological and geo-technical surveys. Based on this data, Eptisa will prepare the design and cost options for the rehabilitation or new build, as well as Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) and Environmental Management Plan (EMP) in accordance with ADB procedures.

In addition Eptisa will assist the Client with the Tender preparation, selection, contracts under ADB’s Procurement Procedures, as well as, the management and supervision of the Contractors during the works implementation (as Engineer for the civil work contracts).

This project is the 4th project financed by the Asian Development Bank awarded to Eptisa in the last two years and the 1st project carried out in the Republic of Kyrgyz, reinforcing our excellent reputation amongst our clients.