Project name:

Greater Port Harcourt: Wastewater Master Planning


Government of the Rivers State


Port Harcourt City, Rivers State, Nigeria

Project cost: R3 million
Project description 

Arcus GIBB Nigeria undertook a Wastewater Master Planning assignment for Greater Port Harcourt.  This involved the assessment of existing sanitation facilities.  Planning was then done based on the outcome of the assessment with the aim of creating a first world city sanitation infrastructure.  Initial design was also undertaken for the first 20 000 residential sites in the proposed new city.

Arcus GIBB Nigeria responsibilities 

  • Assessment of existing services within the old city
  • Identification of potential wastewater treatment works sites
  • Master Plan to provide sanitation infrastructure for both the new city and the existing city
  • Design of sanitation services for the first 20 000 residential sites in the new city




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