Project Preparation, Feasibility Study, Preparation of Tender Designs for the Fergana Valley Water Resources Management Phase-II Project.

Title of task:

Project Preparation, Feasibility Study, Preparation of Tender Designs for the Fergana Valley Water Resources Management Phase-II Project.

Country: Uzbekistan

Location within country: Ferghana Province

Name of client:

World Bank (WB) and Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources (MAWR)

Implementation period(month/year):

July, 2012 - December, 2013

Name of senior professional staff of your firm involved and functions performed (indicate most significant profiles such as Project Director/Coordinator, Team Leader):

Azim Nazarov - Deputy Team Leader Madina Khalmirzaeva – Environmental Engineer

Project description:

The Government of Uzbekistan (GOU) has obtained a Credit from World Bank for Fergana Valley Water Resources Management Phase-I Project (FWRMP). The proceeds from this credit/loan will be used to prepare a proposed Fergana Valley Water Resources Management Phase-II Project (FWRMP-II). The main objectives of the proposed consultancy services are to:
• prepare an Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) plan for the Fergana Valley (FV) synthesizing information from existing background documents and analyzing existing data;
• select an optimal set of irrigation and drainage (I&D) interventions based on the above step; and
• prepare a detailed feasibility level study with tender designs of the project (FWRMP-II), which would meet the appraisal requirements of an internationally funded project under the first phase of the assignment.; and
• contingent upon the availability of funding and satisfactory outcome of the first phase, prepare tender design drawings, construction supervision and FWRMP-II implementation support.