Consultancy Services of Dhaka Integrated Flood Protection Project

Detailed Engineering Design and Construction Supervision, and Project Management Consultancy Services of Dhaka Integrated Flood Protection Project (Bridging Services), Bangladesh, under ADB Fund [ADB Loan No. 1124-BAN (SF)] 1992

Rehabilitation of the Western Flood Protection Embankment (Tongi-Gabtoli-Kellermorh) by means of appropriate remedial measures determined through field investigation and laboratory testing including design of 4 sluice gates; design of about 14km long reinforced concrete box culvert; re-sectioning and realigning of about 65 km long open channel of which 6.19 km of RCC box culvert and 1.5km open channel have been completed; design of the 3rd Pump House (1st Phase); rehabilitation of floodwalls, detailed engineering design for 800m of embankment and 800m of steel sheet pile from Kellarmorh to Mitford; soil boring, soil testing and cross-section survey of western embankment and left bank of Buriganga River from Kellarmorh to Mitford; raising and flood proofing of the central spine road (from Jatrabari to Tongi bridge) including design of 6 out of 13 sluice gates; rehabilitation of pipe and canal drains and improvement of slum areas; solid waste management for Dhaka city, EIA of the project; preparation of BOQ, drawing of specifications; preparation of tender documents; assisting Project Management Office of DIFPP in evaluation of bids and award of contracts; supervision and implementation work of FY 1991-92, monitoring and evaluation, and establishing a PBME benchmark; motivating the beneficiaries for their effective participation in project implementation and O&M.

Key Details

Project Start

1992

Project End

1992

Country

Bangladesh