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  • Bosch Holdings
  • Bosch Holdings

Dombe Ethanol Project – Irrigation & Infrastructure

CLIENT: Mozambique Principle Energy

LOCATION: Dombe, Mozambique

TYPE OF CONTRACT: Professional Engineering & Project Management Services (EPCM)

  • Scope of Services Provided:
  • Planning & Preliminary Design
  • Engineering Design
  • Cost Estimating
  • Procurement
  • Contract Administration
  • Construction Monitoring
  • Commissioning/Handover
Project Description:

The irrigation and infrastructure component of the Dombe ethanol project is being undertaken by Bosch Projects.

The scope of the project includes:
  • Civils Infrastructure for a 440 TCH factory;
  • Agriculture and irrigation development (14000 Ha Irrigation scheme), including roads, drainage and power infrastructure;
  • Associated infrastructure, including housing, roads, electrical reticulation, water and wastewater treatment facilities and solid waste disposal facility;
  • Agricultural buildings, including offices, training centres, clinic, stores and workshops;
  • Vinasse disposal system.

It is forecast that approximately 1.7 million tons of sugar cane will be converted annually into 44 million gallons of fuel ethanol.

Project Value (Irrigation and Infrastructure): R2,400 billion