Gaza Sustainable Water Supply Program

2016 01 GAZAGaza City (West bank and Gaza)- December 23th, 2015
In December 2015 Lotti, as leading firm of a JV with another Italian firm, has been awarded the following service contracts from the Palestinian Water Authority, in the framework of the Project Implementation Consultant (PIC) for the Associated Works to Gaza Desalination Plant – WB (IDA) financing: Design, Tender Documents and Assistance during Tendering of water supply and distribution system in Gaza strip, for a duration of 18 months, and Construction Supervision of the above mentioned works, for a duration of 36 months.

The water resource for the new system will be provided, for a significant portion, by the 55 MCM/year desalination plant, whose design – financed by the EIB - is almost completed.
The objective of the assignment is to provide the consultancy services to improve the water supply system in Gaza strip, through efficient use and blending of desalinated water with available groundwater, while ensuring technical and financial sustainability of its operation, addressing the NRW issue and providing alternative options for the supply of energy required.