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Main dam construction completed in Tanzania’s Nyerere hydropower project

Main dam construction completed in Tanzania's Nyerere hydropower project
Highlights 1.45 million cubic meters of Roller-Compacted Concrete (RCC) have been used in the construction of the main dam. 158,000 square kilometer reservoir filling preparations have commenced. 22 million manhours by 2,500 workers for the construction of the main dam. The joint venture of THE...

Construction projects in East Africa declined in 2021-report

Construction projects in East Africa declined in 2021-report
The number of infrastructure construction projects in East Africa declined in 2021 by 13.6%, with 102 projects under construction, compared to 118 recorded projects in 2020, a new report has shown. The report by Deloitte shows that a marginal decline is evident in the total...

Polihali Dam, Polihali Transfer Tunnel construction set to start

Polihali Dam, Polihali Transfer Tunnel construction set to start
Today the Lesotho Highlands Development Authority (LHDA) announced the Polihali Dam and Polihali Transfer Tunnel construction contract awards, the two biggest Phase II contracts to date. These milestone awards mark the start of the final lap of the water transfer infrastructure construction. Work on the...

South Africa to decommission, repurpose Komati coal plant

T he World Bank has approved South Africa’s request for a $497 million project to decommission and repurpose Komati coal-fired power plant
The World Bank has approved South Africa’s request for a $497 million project to decommission and repurpose Komati coal-fired power plant using renewables and batteries. In a statement, the World Bank said the project would also create opportunities for the affected workers and communities. “This is...

End of life for South Africa’s Komati coal-fired power station

End of life for South Africa's Komati coal-fired power station
After serving South Africa since 1961, Komati the coal-fired Power Station in Mpumalanga has today reached the end of its operating life and has been shut down from midday. Unit 9 was commissioned in March 1966, the last of nine units that were built. Other units...

Construction of Nigeria’s Lekki deep Seaport finally complete

Construction of Nigeria's Lekki deep Seaport finally complete
Construction of the $1.5billion Nigeria's Lekki Deep Seaport which started in 2017 has finally been completed, a Chinese contractor has announced. China Habour Engineering LFTZ Enterprise (CHELE), a subsidiary of China Habour Engineering Company Limited (CHEC), the Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) said that it...

Africa’s longest oil pipeline 30% complete

Africa's longest oil pipeline 30% complete
Africa's longest oil pipeline is 30% complete president Mohamed Bazoum has announced. “Over 600km have already been laid across several sections of the Niger-Benin Oil Export Pipeline,” the Presidency said. The $4bn pipeline will be 2,000km long and link Niger’s oilfields in the Agadem Basin...

Construction of Boankra Inland Port set for completion

Construction of Boankra Inland Port set for completion
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo, has been assured that the US$330 million Boankra Integrated Logistics Terminal project, popularly referred to as the Boankra Inland Port Project, which has been on the drawing board for some eighteen years, will be completed by the...

Top 3 South African stadiums with mind blowing architecture

Top 3 South African stadiums with mind blowing architecture
With the popularity of football as it is today, the investment to develop infrastructure for this sport is even more focused, especially in the construction of stadiums for tournaments that have influence not only in the country but also throughout the continent. In South...

Effective tips for building a cold storage facility

Effective tips for building a cold storage facility
Cold storage facilities are essential for storing processed food products, pharmaceuticals, and other perishable items. Building a cold storage facility requires planning and a lot of attention. If your facility does not provide the right temperature, food items might go bad and moldy and medicines...
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