Project details

Value: 3,527,795 USD

Location: Molepolole, Botswana, 2009

Main Contractor: Caitec Botswana

Project Manager: Mosienyane and Partners International

Consultant: KVN Consulting Engineers

Client: Ministry Infrastructure, Science and Technology

Scope of work covered:

  • State on the art buildings
    • Library with basement and 4 floors.
    • 2 floors Administration with 156 seater Conference Auditorium.
    • 600 seater main auditorium (400 lower and 200 higher level),.
    • 2 No. Academic Blocks, 2 floors each for Nursing Science, Public Health, Behavioural Science with Computer Centre.
    • Multi Purpose Hall with basketball court and a seating capacity of 435.
    • 2 floors Student Union including a canteen.
    • 4 No. Hostels 3 floors each, 2 floors Maintenance Building with a ground plant room housing 4 Chillers (2 supply chilled water and 2 supply heating water) incl. tanks for fire and domestic water, pump sets for sprinklers, fire, and chillers.
    • Laundry, and Boiler House Buildings.
  • All the pipes from this plant room to buildings run inside an underground service tunnel and enter buildings through service ducts ensuring pipes are not visible.
  • The chilled water system is 4 pipe supplying equipment such as Air Handling Units, Hideaway Units, and Ceiling Cassettes.