Ticky Ticky Water Supply
OWNER OF THE PROJECT PROPOSAL
Country: Jamaica Institution: Manchester Municipal Corporation Contact Person: Councillor Miller Contact Number: 770-8034 Office Address: 32 Hargreaves Avenue, Mandeville
PROPOSED COORDINATOR INSTITUTION – EXECUTING AGENCY
Rural Water Supply Limited
The Ticky Ticky spring located in the vicinity of Coleyville in Northern Manchester is currently being investigated as a potential water source for the surrounding community of approximately three hundred (300) residents. If found to be a viable source, a water system will be implemented to supply the community. It is estimate that a daily water supply of approximately 12,000 imperial gallons (55,000 litres) will be sufficient.
- Repair and upgrade entombment - Build pumping and chlorine house - Supply and install transmission and distribution pipelines - Supply and install solar pumping system - Install water storage tanks
Silent Hill, Manchester
Manchester Parish Council
RELEVANCE OF THE PROJECT
Provision of potable water to the residents in the vicinity of the Ticky Ticky spring.
OVERALL AND SPECIFIC PROJECT PURPOSE
To construct a water supply system to provide potable water to the residents in the vicinity of the Ticky Ticky spring.
A solar pumping system to pump water from the Ticky Ticky spring to an elevated tank - Water tank at an elevated point to store water - Pipeline to facilitate the pumping of water from the Ticky Ticky spring to an elevated tank - Pipeline to facilitate the distribution of potable gravity fed water to the surrounding community
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 three (3) months
ESTIMATED COST OF THE ENTIRE PROJECT
SOURCE OF FINANCE
Government of Jamaica, Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation (MEGJC)