Kipevu I Diesel Project

Construction of a 60MW (6 x 10MW) diesel power station in Mombasa.
Civil & Building works including 3 storied power station building, heavy duty foundations for the turbines generators and an office building.
Civil works undertaken included:

  • Earthworks – 158,000m3
  • Concrete works – 15,600m3
  • Heavy duty concrete block paving for the access road – 24,000m2

Other works:

  • Supply and installation of structural steel works including Heavy duty Over Head Carnage.
  • HDO Tanks (2 X 9,000m3)
  • 8 No. tanks with total capacity of 24,000m3 of various media including fire water, raw water, potable water, oil and lubrication oils.
  • Sewerage and drainage works also undertaken.

The project highlight was the construction of a 50 metre chimney for flew gases using the slip form technique.