Project Overview:

The project was managed by Davis Langdon Egypt LLC  (also acted as QS) with site works supervised by MZECH (the Egyptian Consulting House). EDECS was awarded two contracts totaling about 20 million LE ($3.5 million) to;

  1. Complete the site enabling works (Contract No. 1, 17.5 million LE; Oct. 2010 to Mar. 2011); works included;
    • Site Facilities Preparations
    • Excavation in rock and sandy soil of 630,000 m3 and disposal of the excavation material to public dumping sites.


  1. Divert the irrigation pipelines (Contract No. 2, 2.14 million LE; Feb. 2012 to Apr. 2012). Works included excavation for the 400 mm diverted Irrigation pipeline (including providing excavation timber side support for about 900m length) and installing the pipeline including all the fittings for pipe connections, manholes, valves, connections with the old pipelines, and backfilling.