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1. Title of Project

Link Block Building between the Ministries of Health and Finance

2. Location

Government Enclave, Gaborone, Botswana

3. Client

Government of the Republic of Botswana

4. Value of Project

P33Million

5. Start and Completion Dates

1997 to 1999

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). This is a 3-Storey Office Block Constructed between existing Ministries of Health and Finance. It has two levels of parking (basement and ground floor accommodating 180 cars. It was originally conceived as the Vice Presidents Office, later changed as Finance Ministers office accommodation. The Contractor was Murray and Roberts. Role played was that of Lead Consultant and project architect all 5 SAIA Stages

 

 

1. Title of Project

Upgrading of Tutume McConnell Senior Secondary School Phases 1(A &B) and 2

2. Location

Tutume, Botswana

3. Client

Government of the Republic of Botswana

4. Value of Project

Approximately P50Million

5. Start and completion dates

1997 to 2001

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). Complete overhaul of the Senior secondary School which saw the construction of 10 Classroom Blocks, Construction 4 Labs and refurbishment of 6 labs, Multi Purpose Hall, construction of specialised teaching blocks including the Art, Design and Technology, Home Economics and Agricultural laboratory blocks, extensive refurbishments and extensions to library, staff room, kitchen and dining rooms, admin Block and the complete refurbishment of all existing classroom blocks. The 1st phase was mainly for the construction of new staff housing and refurbishment of all the existing and older Houses. External works included the construction of new roads, water reservoir and upgrading of the sewage pump chamber. The Contractor was Complant Botswana. Role played was that of Lead Consultant and project architect all 5 SAIA Stages

 

1. Title of Project

Upgrading of Shashe River Senior Secondary School Phases 1and 2

2. Location

Shashe, Botswana

3. Client

Government of the Republic of Botswana

4. Value of Project

Approximately P41Million

5. Start and Completion Dates

1997 to 2002

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). Complete overhaul of the Senior secondary School which saw the construction of 14 Classroom Blocks, Construction 2 Labs and refurbishment of 4labs, construction of specialised teaching blocks including the Art, Design and Technology, Home Economics and Agricultural laboratory blocks, Admin Block, new Kitchen and Dining Hall Block, Multi Purpose Hall, extensive refurbishments and extensions to library, dining rooms, admin and the complete refurbishment of all existing classroom blocks. The 1st phase was mainly for the construction of new staff housing and refurbishment of all the existing and older Houses. External works included the construction of new roads, water reservoir and upgrading of the sewage pump chamber. The Contractor was Tlhoraboroko Construction. Role played was that of Lead Consultant and project architect all 5 SAIA Stages

 

1. Title of Project

Upgrading of Francistown Senior Secondary School Phases 1 and 2

2. Location

Francistown, Botswana

3. Client

Government of the Republic of Botswana

4. Value of Project

P31Million

5. Start and Completion Dates

1997 to date (The 2nd Phase of this project was stalled following contractors default which led to the determination of his employment under the terms of the contract matter has been referred to Arbitration)

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). Complete overhaul of the Senior secondary School which will see the construction of 2 Double storey Classroom Blocks, Construction 4 Labs and refurbishment of 6 labs, construction of specialised teaching blocks including the Art, Design and Technology, Home Economics and Agricultural laboratory blocks, Admin Block, new Kitchen and Dining Hall Block, Multi Purpose Hall, extensive refurbishments and extensions to library, and the complete refurbishment of all existing classroom blocks. The 1st phase was mainly for the construction of new staff off-campus housing and refurbishment of all the existing and older Houses. External works included the construction of new roads, water reservoir etc. We are both the Architects and Lead Consultants on the project.

 

1. Title of Project

Proposed Core sheds for the Geological Surveys Department

2. Location

Kang and Molapowabojang

3. Client

Government of the Republic of Botswana

4. Value of Project

P15Million

5. Start and Completion Dates

About to be commissioned

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). This commission is for design of 2No. Core sheds covering a gross floor area of 1300 square metres per building and is for the storage of geological samples from all over the country. Construction is anticipated to commence in September 2002. DLG are lead consultants and have been commissioned to execute stages SAIA 1 through to five

 

1. Title of Project

Engine Test Facility and Repair Workshops or BDF Air Arm Wing

2. Location

BDF Air Force Base at Thebephatswa

3. Client

Government of the Republic of Botswana

4. Value of Project

P7.5Million

5. Start and Completion Dates

2000 to 2001

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). This is a highly specialised facility for the testing and repair of fighter jet engines for the Botswana Defence Forces Air Arm Wing at Thebephatswa Air force base. The contract was executed by Complant Botswana. We are both the Architects and Lead Consultants on the project.

 

 

1. Title of Project

Upgrading of Maru A Pula School

2. Location

Gaborone, Botswana

3. Client

Maru A Pula School

4. Value of Project

Work in Progress currently valued at P18Million

5. Start and Completion Dates

1982 to date

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). Continuous development of Maru A Pula School that has seen the construction of the Maitisong Cultural Centre, Library, Laboratories, Classrooms Hostels, Staff Housing and ancillary Facilities. We are both the Architects and Lead Consultants on the project.

 

1. Title of Project

Regional Agricultural Offices

2. Location

Maun and Kasane

3. Client

Government of the Republic of Botswana

4. Value of Project

P6Million

5. Start and Completion Dates

1998-2000

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). Design and Supervising Architects of Regional Agriculture Offices for Ministry of Agriculture

 

1. Title of Project

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Chapel and Meeting House

2. Location

The Village, Gaborone

3. Client

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

4. Value of Project

P2.9Million

5. Start and Completion Dates

2000 to 2001

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). Meeting House and Chapel for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in the Village. A Single storey building of residential character constructed in facebricks and concrete roof tiles. We are both the Architects and Lead Consultants on the project.

 

1. Title of Project

Primary Schools Primary Schools Facilities Backlog Eradication Programme

2. Location

Country Wide

3. Client

Government of the Republic of Botswana through the Ministry of Local Government and BEPU

4. Value of Project

+P1Billion

5. Start and Completion Dates

2001

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). We are part of the Project Implementation team and have been tasked with the standardisation of all basic building types (Classrooms, toilet blocks and housing). Other appointed supervising teams will use this information when tenders are called for the various contracts. We are playing the role of Architects working under the direction of the project manager BCHOD

 

1. Title of Project

Upgrading of Deborah Retief Memorial Hospital

2. Location

Mochudi, Botswana

3. Client

Deborah Retief Memorial Hospital

4. Value of Project

Work in Progress currently valued at P9Million

5. Start and Completion Dates

1980 to date

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). Continuous development of Deborah Retief Memorial Hospital that has seen the construction of an Operating Theatre and X-Ray Wing, refurbishment of Maternity, surgical, paediatric and general wards and associated housing. We are both the Architects and Lead Consultants on the project.

 

1. Title of Project

New Chancery For the Namibian High Commission

2. Location

Gaborone, Botswana

3. Client

Government of Namibia

4. Value of Project

P2.1Million

5. Start and Completion Dates

1999-2000

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). Construction of a new Chancery for the Namibian High Commissioner to Botswana. This is a single storey high cost office building covering an area of 800m and is in the heart of Gaborone CBD. We are both the Architects and Lead Consultants on the project.

 

1. Title of Project

New Library and Resource Centre for Thornhill School

2. Location

Thornhill School, Gaborone, Botswana

3. Client

Thornhill School Council

4. Value of Project

P3.4 Million (Estimated)

5. Start and Completion Dates

Programmed to commence April 2003

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). This is a double storey building covering an area of approximately 600mand is designed in the form 3 interlinked squares in plan form. We are both the Architects and Lead Consultants on the project.

 

1. Title of Project

8No. Upper D Staff Houses for DEBSWANA

2. Location

Orapa Mine, Orapa, Botswana

3. Client

DEBSWANA

4. Value of Project

P3.2Million (Estimated)

5. Start and Completion Dates

Programmed to commence May 2003

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). Design of Upper D High Cost Staff Houses each with a floor area of 240 m. Our Commission is as Architects and Lead Consultants to Stage 4 only.

 

1. Title of Project

Private English Medium High School, Molepolole

2. Location

Molepolole

3. Client

Mr. Gleeson

4. Value of Project

P35Million (Estimated)

5. Start and Completion Dates

Phase 1Programmed to commence May 2003

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). 2 Stream High School in Molepolole comprising 16 Classrooms, 8 Laboratories, school hall, admin block, kitchen and dining hall and boys and girls hostel blocks complete with all ancillary facilities. We are both the Architect and Lead Consultant for this contract.

 

1. Title of Project

Shopping Complex for the Hon. O. Maswabi

2. Location

Kanye Mall, Botswana

3. Client

The Hon. O. Maswabi MP

4. Value of Project

P1.5Million (Estimated)

5. Start and Completion Dates

April 2002 to March 2003

6. Description of Project (Nature/type, scope and role performed). Single Storey Shopping Complex Consisting 10No.Shopping Units on a hillside. The works were originally scheduled for completion in November 2002 but contractor has defaulted with the consequence that the completion date has been revised to March 2003.