The Kenya PPP Roads Investor Conference 2016 is scheduled for 15th and 16th November 2016 at the Safari Park Hotel will present planned Road PPP Projects whose procurement commence this November. The forum will provide close engagement between investors and the transaction advisors supporting the projects as well as senior government officials in-charge the projects.
The projects are as follows
1. Nairobi-Nakuru-Mau Summit Highway (Design, Finance, Build and Operate).
The project entails the following components,
a. Design and capacity enhancement of the Nairobi-Nakuru-Mau Summit Highway into a 6-lane dual carriage road, financing and thereafter the operation and maintenance of the road. This road is 175 KM.
b. Strengthening of Rironi-Mai Mahiu Naivasha Road and thereafter operation and maintenance of the road. This section is 58 KM
c. Operation and maintenance of the Nairobi-Southern Bypass which is 28 KM and Gitaru to Rironi section which is 12.5KM
2. Nairobi- Mombasa Highway - (Design, Finance, Build and Operate)
The project will involve design and capacity enhancement of Nairobi- Mombasa Highway into a 6-lane dual carriage road.
The project has been packaged into 3 packages as follows,
a. Package 1 –JKIA to Kibwezi (160 KM)
b. Package 2 -Kibwezi to Voi (145 KM)
c. Package 3 –Voi to Mombasa (180 KM)
3. 2nd Nyali Bridge –(Design, Build, Finance and Operate)
The project will involve construction of a Greenfield bridge, connecting the Island City of Mombasa to the Northern Mainland region of Nyali and the subsequent operation and maintenance of the project on a 30-year contract.
4. Nairobi-Thika Road (Operation and Maintenance)
The project will involve a 10-year Operation and Maintenance contract of the 50.4 KM road connecting the Nairobi City with the satellite town of Thika.
The government upgraded the road into an 8, then 6 lane-dual carriageway in 2013.