Water Resources and Management Studies

August 2014 – October 2014Preserve Africa Initiative (PAFRI) .Water resources and Soil conservation experts.

We were contracted to do train and demonstrate gully rehabilitation techniques and rain water harvesting methods to different Water Resource User Associations and Community Forest Associations in Kaiti water shed, Makueni County. Project funded by Preserve Africa Initiative.

 

May 2014 – December 2014

OCRA Company LTD.

Lead Hydrology Expert

Hydrological Baseline Study for the Upper Tana Natural Resource Management Project (UTaNRMP)

We were the lead hydrological experts in the project which involved working in 24 river basins in upper Tana to determine quantity, quality, hydrometeorological stations installation, setting up a hydrological model and training. Project financed by Government of Kenya through Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) ,Spanish Trust Fund.

 

February 2014

Food for The Hungry .

Engineering Design.

We were contracted to do topographical survey and design for the Kinna town water supply . Project funded by Millenium Water alliance under Food for the Hungry and USAID

 

December 2013

Food for The Hungry .

Engineering design.

We were contracted to do topographical survey and design for the construction of two sand dams in Illaut and Kamatonyi communitie. Project funded by Millenium Water alliance under Food for the Hungry and USAID

 

October 2013

CARE Kenya.

Hydrologist and environmental Expert.

We were contracted to do topographical survey for the rehabilitation of Hagarjirir and Jalango water pans in Hagarjirir water pans in Lagdera and Balambala Districts respectively. Project funded by Millenium Water alliance under Care Kenya and USAID

 

July 2013

Cactus Analysis and Management Services Ltd.

Hydrologist and environmental Expert.

I was in a team of consultants and head of the hydrology and environmental component for the assessment of irrigation needs of ninenteen Mango farmers in Malindi District. Project funded by Micro Enterprises support Programme Trust.

 

May 2013

GIS and Geo-statistical analysis expert

University of Nairobi.

I was in a team of consultants and head of the GIS section for the Kenya Service Availability readiness assessment mapping project   involves for mapping of health facilities locations, equipments, services offered and human resources available for the Kenyan health sector.

 

March 2013

Climate and Hydrological consultant

Finix Consulting Ltd.

I was in a team of consultants and head of the climate and hydrological section for the project on feasibility study, detailed designs, of the proposed Vurungani Dam in Kwale county. My work involved hydrological modelling and analysis for purposes of design of the proposed dam.

 

September 2012

Climate and Hydrological consultant

Finix Consulting Ltd.

I was in a team of consultants and head of the climate and hydrological section for the project on feasibility study, detailed designs, of the  proposed  Guba, Danaba, Dunto and washundima waterpans in Northern Kenya and Olkaria waterpans in Kenya coast regions. My work involved  hydrological modeling and analysis for purposes of design of the proposed dam.

 

July 2012

Climate and Hydrological consultant

Finix Consulting Ltd.

I was in a team of consultants and head of the climate and hydrological section for the project on feasibility study, detailed designs, of the  proposed  Loiwat Dam in Turkana county. My work involved  hydrological modeling and analysis for purposes of design of the proposed dam.

 

April 2012

Climate and Hydrological consultant

Finix Consulting Ltd.

I was in a team of consultants and head of the climate and hydrological section for the project on feasibility study, detailed designs, and preparation of tender documents for the  proposed  Kaben  irrigation project in Elgeyo Marakwet. My work involved  hydrological modeling and analysis for purposes of design of the proposed irrigation scheme.

 

February 2012

Climate and Hydrological consultant

Finix Consulting Ltd.

I was in a team of consultants and head of the climate and hydrological section for the project on feasibility study, detailed designs, and preparation of tender documents for the  proposed  Kasokoni  irrigation project in Taita Taveta. My work involved  hydrological modeling and analysis for purposes of design of the proposed irrigation scheme.

 

January 2012

Climate and Hydrological consultant

Bhundia Associates

I was in a team of consultants and head of the climate and hydrological section for the project on feasibility study, detailed designs, and preparation of tender documents for the  proposed Tumutumu  irrigation project in Meru. My work involved GIS based hydrological modeling and production of GIS maps

 

August 2012

Project: Kaboson and Tot Irrigation Project

Client: Bhundia Associates.

The study involved climate and hydrological analysis for the project feasibility study, detailed designs, and preparation of tender documents for the proposed Kaboson and Tot irrigation projects in Bomet.

 

June 2012

Project: Thaana Nzau Irrigation Project

Client: Bhundia Associates.

The study involved climate and hydrological analysis for the project feasibility study, detailed designs, and preparation of tender documents for the proposed Thaana Nzau irrigation projects in Mwingi.

 

January 2012

Project: Mitooini and Gikieriene Irrigation Projects

Client: Bhundia Associates.

The study involved climate and hydrological analysis for the project feasibility study, detailed designs, and preparation of tender documents for the proposed Mitooini and Gikieriene irrigation projects in Meru.

 

August 2011

Project: Expansion of Hola Phase II Irrigation Scheme

Client: Hydro Options LTD.

The study involved climate and hydrological analysis for the project feasibility study for 3000 hactares expansion of Hola Phase II Project in Lower Tana Catchment.

 

November 2011

Project: Expansion of Perkerra Irrigation Scheme

Client: Bhundia Associates.

The study involved climate and hydrological analysis for the project feasibility study, detailed designs, and preparation of tender documents for the expansion of Perkerra Irrigation Scheme.

 

October  2011

Project: Identification of Irrigation Investiments in Kieni District

Client: CODA and Partners Limited.

The study involves carrying out an hydrological modelling studies to identify irrigation investment sites in Kieni East and West districts.

 

January 2011

Project: Dadaab refugee camp Flood inundation mapping and mitigation

Client: OCRA Company LTD.

We undertook an hydrological analysis of Dadaab area, develop flood inundation maps of the area based on different return periods and proposed mitigation measures for the different scenarios.

 

December 2010

Project: GIS Training

Client: Regional Centre of Mapping of Resources for Development

This was a training consultancy to teach new technologies and methodologies with respect to ArcGIS hydrological modeling and Flood Modelling. Participants had been drawn from water ministries in Uganda, Tanzania and Zambia.

 

October 2010

Project: Kagaari and Gaturi irrigation projects

Client: Bhundia Associates

We were in a team of consultants in climate and hydrological section for the project feasibility study, detailed designs, and preparation of tender documents for the Kagaari and Gaturi irrigation projects in Meru.

 

August 2010

Project: Survey, Design and supervision of rehabilitation of Ngurumani and Kabanon irrigation projects

Client: Bhundia Associates

We were in a team of consultants and in the climatological and hydrological section for the project on Survey, Design and supervision of rehabilitation for Ngurumani (Narok) and Kabanon (Eldoret) irrigation projects.

 

July 2010

Project: Preparation of detailed designs,tender documents and provision of construction services for the Gikurune and Maraa Kamuramba irrigation projects

Client: Bhundia Associates

We were in a team of consultants and heading the climate and hydrological section for the project on preparation of detailed designs,tender documents and provision of construction services for the Gikurune and Maraa Kamuramba irrigation projects in Meru.

 

June 2010

Project: Feasibility study to identify irrigation investment in lower Sio Basin

Client: Bhundia Associates

We were in a team of consultants and heading of the climate and hydrological section for the project on feasibility study to identify irrigation investment in lower Sio Basin (Western Kenya), detailed design and preparation of tender documents

 

May – June 2010

Project: Earth Dam Feasibility study and Design and Fish Ponds assessment and design

Client: World Food Program (WFP) and Yme/NorSom/GSA Horn of Africa livelihood support Project

During this consultancy we undertook a reconnaissance survey, field surveys (Geotechnical, Hydrological, topographical and social) for the proposed community dam at Gawaan Village, Hobyo District, Galmudug State, Somalia. We designed the dam and produced all the technical requirements and reports for its construction

 

June 2007

Project: Hydrogeological Consultant

Client: Sool Plateau and Gebi Valley – Sanaag region Somalia

The consultancy involved studies to carry out hydrological and hydrogeological environmental issues related to watershed characteristics and land degradation in the Sool plateau and Gebi valleys areas in Somalia Sanaag region.