Project Name:

Planning and Construction Management (for Turnkey Construction) 309 Schools in Education Sector AJK through ADB funding in Light Gauge Technology

Country/Location Within Country:

Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Name & Address of Client:

Secretary Education through Chief Engineer EEAP, Government of AJK, new Secretariat, Muzaffarabad

Start date: June 2007

Completion Date: March 2011

Narrative Description of Project:

Subsequent to devastating earthquake of October 2005. Asian Development Bank offered its fund for reconstruction of 309 schools in 4 affected districts of AJ&K through Education Department. All the facilities are to be constructed using state of the art light gauge cold formed galvanized steel structure based on turnkey approach using ENAA (Engineering Advancement Association) contract scheme developed by ADB for Process Plant Construction.

Services provided by the consultant:

Implementation support to the Client for

•   Planning and identification of facilities

•   Bid preparation and evaluation

•   Contract award & Procurement

•   Contract Management for the reconstruction of 309 middle schools in AJK

•   Overall progress monitoring of the Project

•   More than 280 facilities have been successfully handed over to the end users.