Water / Waste

LHDA advertises Tender for construction of Polihali Water Transfer Tunnel in Lesotho
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The Lesotho Highlands Development Authority (LHDA) has advertised a tender for construction of the 38 kilometre Polihali Water Transfer Tunnel.…

Lesotho Highlands Development Authority Launches Tender for Senqu River Bridge
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The tender for the largest of three bridges that will span the Polihali reservoir was released on March 4th.

Dispute between Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt over GERD construction on the Nile
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Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan are locked in a dispute over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), which Ethiopia is constructing on the Blue Nile…

Namibia: Neckartal Dam Irrigation Scheme Put On Hold
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The Namibian government cannot afford to implement the planned 5,000-hectare irrigation scheme outside the Neckartal dam. 

Chinese firm, CSCEC, wins water & sanitation construction project in Zambia
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China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) has been awarded a US$27 million contract for water and sanitation improvement project in…

Ethiopia Begins Work on US$125m New Dam in Amhara Region
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Ethiopia has begun work on an irrigation dam on the River Agma in the Blue Nile Basin. 

South African construction firm Khato Civils announces Africa expansion
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Having delivered on sustainable water supply projects in the SADC region, South Africa-based construction and engineering firm, Khato Civils, has…

Vinci to construct Sambangalou hydroelectric dam in Senegal
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A consortium led by VINCI Construction has signed a €388 million contract to construct the Sambangalou hydroelectric dam on the Gambia…

Kenya signs €70m funding agreements for Water & Sanitation project in Kisumu
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On the sidelines of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta's visit to France, financing agreements for the Lake Victoria Water and Sanitation Project…