• Owner: Palestinian Water Authority (PWA) with coordination with CMWU
  • Location: Gaza strip
  • Duration: 2005-2005
  • Type of Services:

    The main objective of this consultancy is to conduct and to elaborate a consistent water facility master plan for the water supply and distribution systems of Deir El-Balah Governorate up to year 2025. The planning area embodies: Deir El-Balah, Nusseirat, Maghazi, Zawaida, Bureij, Al-Mussadar and Wadi El-Salqa Municipalities.

    Tasks Conducted

    • Data collection and review of related works.
    • Assessment of the existing water supply and distribution systems of the planning area.
    • Identification of the main water supply and distribution problems as well as demand needs.
    • Definition of the planning basis and design criteria.
    • Conceptual design of the water supply facilities (production and distribution).
    • Hydraulic model analysis of the current and future water distribution systems using Water CAD v.7 software.
    • Elaboration of a realistic Master Plan based on investment priorities.
    • Establish alternative scenarios for the water Master Plan.
    • Inventory of specific projects for the implementation of the proposed Master Plan.
    • Priority works and packaging for the proposed projects to be implemented.
    • Estimate of budget for the implementation of the proposed projects in the Master Plan.
    • Preparation of 3-years investment plan for the outputted projects.
    • Presentation of the planning schemes, scenarios, and outputs.
    • Organization of workshops to present the progress of the project and the results.
    • Provide on-job training to the Municipal staff.
    • The project was implemented jointly with CEP
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