Basrah Water Supply Improvement Project

Project Features
Construction of new 35 km transmission and distribution system ring main of 2,000 mm diameter, transmission reservoir with a capacity of 50,000 cu m, and a 6,450 L/s transmission pumping station of 60 m head; strengthening of 27 km of 200 mm to 700 mm distribution mains in 13 distribution zones; rehabilitation of 290 km transmission and distribution network of 110 mm to 1,200 mm; construction of new 250 MLD water treatment plant, 2,375 L/s pumping station of 40 m head, and R.O. plant with a capacity of 150 MLD including related works; institutional development and preparation of project management plan, management and information system development; management reform, GIS mapping, establishment of distribution network zoning and leak detection team in each zone, formulation of tariff scheme for water charges, and capacity development for the operation and maintenance of water supply infrastructure.

Scope of Services
Detailed design; preparation of tender documents and assistance in bidding stage; construction supervision.

Ministry of Municipalities and Public Works

Funding Institution
Japan International Cooperation Agency