The water supply system involved in this contract is the one feeding the major urban centers of the parishes of Hanover, Saint James, Trelawny and Westmoreland (i.e., Negril, Lucea, Montego Bay, Falmouth and Duncans).
The area of the contract covers more than one quarter of the Jamaican Island. This contract‘s main target is the follow-up of the Network Service Improvement Programme with the objective of long-term sustainability of UFW and billable consumption improvements from the previous contract (Contract 1, Phase 1) in the project area. In this maintenance contract the consortium managed on-going works to maintain gains made over the 2 previous years, for a 3-year period, in respect with the 2 targets from Contract 1, Phase 1.
The 2 performance targets of contract 2 are:
- Maintaining non-revenue water to a maximum level of 50% within the project area
- Sustaining the increase of billable consumption up to 3.4 mgd (million gallons per day) under specific conditions which are defined in section 4 of “Capital Works and Network Service Improvement Description Component B” of contract 1