Project Overview

Non-Revenue Water Reduction Projects

Water Supply Improvements in Amritsar and Ludhiana Cities in the State of Punjab

The objective of this assignment is “enhancement of feasibility reports on surface water resource–based water supply schemes for Amritsar and Ludhiana cities to meet the requirements for developing and preparation of ‘Operator Contract for delivering continuous pressurized (24/7) water supply to be implemented on Design, Build Operator and Transfer (DBOT) framework  coupled with private financing linked to future annuity payments”.

  • Validation of Population and Demand Growth Projections
  • Appropriateness and Sustainability of Source and location of Production Components
  • Usefulness of existing assets
  • Proposed clear water distribution network, including Hydraulic Designs of DMAs and related reservoirs
  • Water Connections and Connection Policy
  • Proposed a brief strategy to phase out bore wells
  • Project Report and Cost Estimate
Location & Country: Amritsar & Ludhiana, Punjab
Name of Client: The World Bank Group
Duration of Assignment (months): 5
Start Date (month/year): September 2019
Completion Date (month/year): November 2019
Professional Staff Months Provided: 4
Names and designation of professional staff involved: Anand K Jalakam, Team Leader