Project name:

Greater Port Harcourt: Planning and Design - Water

Client name:

Government of the Rivers State


Port Harcourt City, Rivers State, Nigeria

Project cost: R3 million
Project description 

Arcus GIBB Nigeria was involved in the development of an Integrated Development Plan for the city of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.  The process entailed the development of a Master Plan for water supply to the existing and the proposed new city near the Port Harcourt Airport.

The task involved the following elements:

-  Assessment of existing water supply infrastructure
-  Storage requirements
-  Yield determination


Arcus GIBB Nigeria responsibilities 

  • Assessment of existing water supply infrastructure
  • Identification of water supply sources for supply to both the old and the new city
  • Planning and design of bulk water infrastructure
  • Planning and design of reticulation network for the new city
  • Refurbishment planning for the existing water treatment works



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