Penn District Water Supply

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Project Category:

General

Location/Communities Affected:

St. Catherine

Project Description:

PROJECT COMPONENTS

  1. -          Construct sump

  2. -          Build pumping and chlorine house

  3. -          Supply and install transmission and distribution pipelines

  4. -          Supply and install solar pumping system

PROJECT LOCATION

Penn District, St. Catherine

 

POSSIBLE PARTIES

St. Catherine Municipal Corporation

 

RELEVANCE OF THE PROJECT

Provision of potable water to the residents of Penn District

 

OVERALL AND SPECIFIC PROJECT PURPOSE

To construct a water supply system to provide potable water to the residents of Penn District

 

PROJECT OUTPUTS

  1. -          A solar pumping system to pump water from the local spring to an elevated tank

  2. -          Water tank at an elevated point to store water

  3. -          Pipeline to facilitate the pumping of water from the local spring to an elevated tank

 

POSSIBLE RISKS/ASSUMPTIONS

There is the potential risk of equipment being stolen after installation, however this risk is considered minimal

DURATION OF PROJECT

The project is estimated to have a duration of six (6) months

 

ESTIMATED COST OF THE ENTIRE PROJECT

 

Item

Description

Estimated Value of Works

A

Sump Construction

$                  1,500,000.00

B

Motor Control Room Construction Material and Labour

$                     350,000.00

C

Chlorination Building Construction Material and Labour

$                     350,000.00

D

Pipeline Material & Fittings (300 m long) 4” G.S.

$                  1,000,000.00

E

Pipeline Material & Fittings (650 m long) 2” G.S.

$                  1,200,000.00

E

Pipeline Material & Fittings (2200 m long) 2" PVC

$                     650,000.00

F

Pipeline Labour

$                  3,000,000.00

G

Road Reinstatement and Trenching (2200 m)

$                  8,000,000.00

H

Miscellaneous Items (Hydrants, Valve Boxes, etc)

$                     250,000.00

I

Solar Pumping System Material & Labour

$                  6,500,000.00

J

Land Acquisition

$                     300,000.00

K

Storage Tanks 30000 US Gallon, Material & Labour

$                  5,000,000.00

Total Estimated Cost

$                  28,100,00.00                   

 

SOURCE OF FINANCE

Government of Jamaica, Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation (MEGJC)

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Project Status:

In Progress
Corporate Offices

25 Dominica Drive
Kingston 5
The Towers 3rd Floor (North Side)
Telephone: (876) 754-5485
Fax. Line: (876) 754-5500
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