PREPARATION OF APPRAISAL TOOLKIT AND APPRAISAL OF 3 TOWN WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATION PROJECT
is undertaking preparation appraisal toolkit and appraisal of 3 towns with the objective to provide all necessary information to make decisions on lending by ascertaining the credit worthiness of each proposed urban water supply and sanitation project.
STUDY OF LIQUID WASTE MANAMENT
FOR GONDAR TOWN
is conducting a consultancy service for study of liquid waste management
for Gondar Town. The study includes socio economic survey, identification
of damping site, design work, tender document preparation and construction
STUDY OF TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS AND
COST FOR REHABLITATION OF WATER SUPPLY SCHEMES
is undertaking a study to propose technical solutions and cost for
the rehabilitation of seven existing water supply schemes for Arsi-Bale Rural Development project.
THREE TOWNS WATER SUPPLY CAPACITY BUILDING PROJECT IN AMHARA REGION
in association with RODECO Consulting GmbH of Germany is working on the financial aspects of the project. MCE’s activities include establishing financial systems, customizing computer program and writing of manual for the towns to the three selected towns.
INVENTORY OF WATER SUPPLY SCHEMES IN AMHARA REGION
is undertaking Inventory of Water supply schemes in Amhara region
and preparation of Database for the schemes.
PREPARATION OF STANDARD PROCURMENT
MANUAL FOR THE WATER SECTOR
undertook standard procurement manual for goods, consultancy services
and contractors for both urban and rural areas.
PREPARATION OF WATER SECTOR DEVELOPMENT
PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION MANUAL
undertook preparation of program implementation manual for the
Ministry of Water Resources for a World Bank Funding.
ADDIS ABABA LANDFILL SITES
conducted consultancy service for selection of landfill sites, conducted
survey and design for chosen sites.
PREPARATION OF IMPLEMENTATION PROGRAM
FOR AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK AND NETHERLANDS WATER PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM,
AFDB, ABIDJAN, JANUARY 2003
Staff of MCE is engaged by AFDB to prepare
implementation program for African Development Bank and Netherlands
Water Partnership Program.
GEOPHYSICAL AND ECONOMIC STUDIES
OF WATER WELL DRILLING, APRIL 2003 – SEPTERMBER 2003
investigated groundwater potential for irrigation supply in the
compound of Economic Commission for Africa ECA.
WATER WELL DRILLING SITET INVESTIGATION
AND DRILLING SUPERVISION OF KK-FACTORY IN THE PREMISES OF AKAKI
TEXTILE FACTORY AUGUST 2000 – OCTOBER 2000
was engaged in the fulfilment of the provision of adequate and safe
water supply to factory consumption.
DROUGHT ASSESSMENT FOR EMERGENYC
WATER INTERVENTION IN SNNPR APRIL 2003
was engaged in identifying and prioritizing immediate water supply
provision in the SNNPR in general and Sidama, Silite and Gurage
Zones in Particular.
FUNCTIONAL REVIEW OF THE REGIONAL
WATER BOARDS, MALAWI, DECEMBER 2002 TO DATE
In association with a local consultant O&M
Associates, MCE is
undertaking a consultancy service which, re-evaluate the framework
in which the Regional Water Boards operate and their current organizational
structures in order to recommend changes for improving their performance
SANITATION MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND
OF BLANTYRE AND LILONGWE CITIES, MALAWI - DECEMBER 2002
The over all objective of the consultancy
assignment is to prepare a strategic coordinated planning of sanitation
management for the Cities of Blantyre and Lilongwe.
BAHIR DAR SANITARY LANDFILL SITE
STUDY AND DESIGN, BAHIR DAR, ETHIOPIA, JULY 2002 TO DATE
Preliminary and detail design of sanitary
landfill for Bahir Dar Town. The Study includes undertaking topographic
survey, soil and ground water investigation, and engineering design
and preparation of tender document.
98 RURAL CENTERS WATER SUPPLY SYSTEM
DESIGN, OROMIA REGION, ETHIOPIA, APRIL 2002 -2004
is Undertaking the study and design of water supply systems in 98
rural centers, in the Oromia Region. The study includes socio-economic
study hydro-geological and hydrological investigations and design
and recommendations for water supply facilities.
MANAGEMENT MODELS & CONTRACTUAL,
LEGAL ARRANGEMENTS OF WATER SUPPLY IN URBAN & RURAL AREAS, ETHIOPIA,
The preparation of Management Models and
Legal, Contractual Arrangements of water supply in urban and rural
areas is undertaken by MCE.
The assignment includes;
IMMEDIATE REHABILITATION AND EXPANSION
PROJECT, CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISION OF 8 TOWNS 2001 - 2004
- Analyzing the existing situation
- Describing the trends in the sector;
- Concluding on the main findings;
- And Recommending feasible options and strategies which will enable
urban and rural water utilities to operate efficiently and effectively.
MCE is conducting
supervision works for the 8 Towns Immediate Rehabilitation and Expansion
Construction of Water Supply in Adigrat, Inda Sellassie, Maichew,
Addis Zemen, Kola Diba, Dabat, Debark and Finot Selam.
IMPROVEMENT OF TOWNS WATER SUPPLIES
OPERATIONS IN MZUZU AND KARONGA, MALAWI, DECEMBER 2001 TO JULY 2002
has undertaken improvement of towns water supply operations in Mzuzu
and Karonga under the Northern Region Water Board in Malawi. The
assignments includes reviewing existing water supply infrastructure
and management situations and recommending improvements both in
the operation and management of the system as well as the rehabilitation
of essential parts.
IMPLEMENTATION OF INSTITUTIONAL
CAPACITY BUILDING STUDIES IN AMHARA AND TIGRAY REGIONS , 2000 –
is undertaking the Implementation of Institutional Capacity Building
Studies in Amhara and Tigray regions.
NEKEMTE TOWN WATER SUPPLY PROJECT,
2000 – 2001
has completed the execution of Geotechnical Site Investigation,
Watershed Management Master Plan Preparation and Dam Design including
Tender Document preparation for the construction of the designed
dam for Nekemte town Water Supply Project.
THE ETHIOPIAN WATER AND SANITATION
SECTOR REVIEW, 2000
undertook the Ethiopian Water and Sanitation Sector Review. The
objective of this study was to describe the existing status and current
activities in the water, sanitation and hygiene sector in Ethiopia,
identify key problems and issues in the sector and recommend options
to WaterAid Ethiopia.
FEASIBILITY STUDY, DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION
SUPERVISION OF KARONGA AND CHITIPA WATER SUPPLY SCHEMES, MALAWI,
DEC. – 1999 – TO DATE
Under agreement with Northern Region Water
Board, Malawi, MCE
is undertaking consultancy services for study design and construction
supervision of Karonga and Chitipa water supply scheme project.
WATER SUPPLY DEVELOPMENT AND REHABILITATION,
FEASIBILITY STUDY AND ENGINEERING DESIGN OF 8 TOWNS, 1999 - 2001
in association with TAHAL Consulting Engineers Ltd was engaged in
preliminary rehabilitation program feasibility studies, preliminary
and detailed engineering designs for the water supply systems in
8 towns and for the study related to the provision of sanitation/sewerage
AMBO AND NEKEMTE WATER SUPPLY AND
SANITATION STUDY AND ENGINEERING DESIGN 1999- 2000
was engaged in the Feasibility Study and Engineering Design of Ambo
and Nekemte Towns Water Supply Project.
DALE AND SHEBEDINO RURAL WATER
SUPPLY SCHEME PROJECT, 1997 - 1998
has undertaken the detail engineering design and study of operational
and maintenance, management set-up for Dale and Shebedino Rural
Water Supply Scheme. The objective of this project is to provide
adequate and safe water for over 271, 000 people. The study included
assessment of manpower and financial requirements of the operation
and maintenance of the system, recommend an appropriate community
managed management system, study and survey of the optimal pipe
line route, design of the spring intake, booster pumping stations,
reservoirs and main pipe line and distribution net work in the SNNPRS,
IMPROVEMENT TO INFRASTRUCTURE SERVICES
AND WATER SUPPLY FOR SANDFORD ENGLISH COMMUNITY SCHOOL 1998 - 2000
MCE undertook the
study for the improvement of the existing infrastructure, water
supply, sewerage system, storm drains external works and electrical
installation. MCE also conducted construction supervision for the
FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR WATER SUPPLY
OF 5 RURAL CENTRES AND 11 TOWNS IN MALAWI, 1997 - 1999
Under contract to Ministry of Water Resources,
Malawi Government, MCE has undertaken the feasibility study of Urban
and Rural Water Supply Systems.
SELKA AND WALTA'EE SAYIDA WATER
SUPPLY PROJECT 1996 - 1999
was engaged by the Ethio-Italian Development Co-operation, Arsi-Bale
Rural Development Project in the Rural Water Supply design and supervision
for Selka and Waltai-Sayida Communities in Bale, Region 4, Ethiopia
PREPARATION OF RURAL WATER SUPPLY
AND SANITATION HANDBOOK, 1996
in association with Carl Bro International undertook the Preparation
of Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Handbook for the Ethiopian
Social Rehabilitation and Development Fund.
GASH-BARKA RURAL WATER SUPPLY FEASIBILITY
STUDY IN ERITREA - COMPLETED
Gash-Barka Zone Rural Water Supply Feasibility
Study in Eritrea was financed by KFW. The activities carried out
were socio-economic study, groundwater assessment and design and
development of prototype schemes for different village setting including
operation & maintenance guidelines.
PREPARATION OF PROJECT COMPLETION REPORT
Preparation of Project Completion Report
for Mpira-Balaka Rural Water Supply Project and District Water Supply,
Phase II Project in Malawi for the African Development Bank.
ELEVEN TOWNS WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATION
was sub-consultant to Sanyo Consultants of Japan and undertook the
survey of water use and sanitary conditions as well as surveys of
socio-economic and cultural background of the target population.
The project was funded by Japan International Co-operation Agency
SMALL TOWNS WATER AND SANITATION PROJECT, UGANDA - COMPLETED
through its Nairobi based subsidiary firm, MBC, and in association
with ACE of Kampala, Uganda and John Van Nostrand Associates Limited
(JVA) of Canada, was involved in the design and construction supervision
of water supply and sanitation services for the towns of Lugazi
and Wobulenzi in Uganda. The study which commenced in 1994 was based
on the concept of demand-driven, community-based services.
WUSH WUSH II TEA PLANTATION WATER SUPPLY PROJECT
undertook the assessment of availability of ground water system
for Wush Wush II Tea Factory and worker’s residential area
and prepared designs, 1998.
DIRE-DAWA TEXTILE FACTORY; FEASIBILITY
STUDY OF WATER SUPPLY 1994-1995
was engaged by the Dire-Dawa Textile Factory to assess the existing
factory water demand and supply and to come up with recommendations
and designs for system improvement, upgrading and/or expansion.
2 TOWNS WATER SUPPLY PROJECT
Feasibility study and design for water supply
and sanitation for the towns of Axum and Lalibela. The work was
carried out by MCE
in association with DEVECON of Finland.
ADWA WATER SUPPLY STUDY- 1993
Feasibility study and design of a water supply
system for the town of Adwa, based on storage dam. The study also
included the provision of drinking water supplies to the small rural
towns and communities around Adwa and was carried out for Water
Supply and Sewerage Authority (WSSA) by MCE
in joint venture with DEVECON of Finland.
MEKELE WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATION
Feasibility study and design of the water
supply and sanitation system. Part of the work was undertaken by
MCE as sub-consultants
to DEVECON of Finland.
TOWNS WATER SUPPLY STUDY
Feasibility study and design of water supply
system for Assela, Shashemane and Zeway towns and rehabilitation
for 7 other towns. The study also included water supplies to the
rural communities in the immediate environs of towns and was conducted
for Water Supply and Sewerage Authority. A staff of MCE
participated as Deputy Project Manager of the Tahal Consulting Engineers
5 TOWNS WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATION
Feasibility study and design of water supply
and sanitation systems for 5 major towns in Ethiopia. Part of the
work was undertaken by MCE
as sub-consultants to DEVECON Engineers and Architects.
GODE AGRO-INDUSTRIAL PROJECT
Feasibility study for irrigation study on
20,000 ha land and associated agro industrial establishment including
the provision of drinking water supply to the surrounding rural
communities. The study was conducted for ministry of state farm.
A staff of MCE participated
as an irrigation expert as part of Tahal Consulting Engineers team.
ALMA SPICE FACTORY GROUND WATER
Investigation of ground water for factory
use and preparation of tender documents.
STUDY ON THE MANAGEMENT OF CONSTRUCTION
MCE in association
with SINTEC undertook a study of the Management of Construction
Equipment for the Ethiopian Social Rehabilitation and Development
Fund. The study reviewed the existing establishment of operation
and maintenance of water supply and earthworks construction equipment
in Ethiopia. Over six alternatives for the management of equipment
fleet were assessed and based on objective criteria established,
the preferred fleet management options were ranked and recommendation
provided. The study was supported by UNDP.