Consulting and Implementation
In December 2014 the Joint Venture of AquaMundo GmbH and PWT Wasser und Abwassertechnik GmbH (Zwingenberg, Germany) was awarded by the tender commission of the General Directorate of Housing in Uzbekistan Government with the consultancy and implementation obligation for the Alat Karakul Water Supply Project financed by a credit from IDA World Bank and the Government of Uzbekistan.
Total budget was about 139 million US-Dollars including the services of the Project Implementation Consultant and the Project Implementation Unit.
Objective of the project
The objective of the Alat and Karakul Water Supply Project for Uzbekistan was to improve the coverage, quality and efficiency of public water supply service in the two districts of Alat and Karakul in the Bukhara region with about 232,000 inhabitants. During the course of this project drinking water network coverage was increased from 23% in Alat district and 15% in Karakul district to almost 96% for both regions.
The Joint venture was responsible for all tasks in engineering, general and detailed design, investment planning, preparation of bidding documents, contract administration, environ­mental and social impact assessments and works supervision within the frame of this project on behalf of the Regional Water and Wastewater company Bukhara (Vodokanal).