SYDNEY RESIDENCE


1.1 Project description


The project is located at Batubatu gardens, Parklands locality between 1st and 2nd Avenue, Nairobi County.


The works consist of the construction of -a -nineteen (19) floor residential building which is inclusive of two (2) basements, ground floor and a mezzanine. It includes four (4) levels of parking and fifteen (15) levels of residential apartments. The development consists of two blocks and each floor houses three units bringing the cumulative number of units to Ninety (90).


1.2 Project objectives


To deliver high quality, family homes to individuals and corporates as a sure fire way of investing in an affordable, functional and modern home.


1.3 Contract data


Project Title
Proposed Residential Flats on plot No.L.R 209/99/16, Parklands


Client
Deltar M.N Properties Ltd
P.O Box 71212- 00622 Nairobi


Architects
Jawabu Group Ltd
(Reg. A1307)


Structural Engineer
Bosko Engineering
P.O Box 15371 (Reg. A2568)


Contractor
Sahjanad Construction Ltd


Mechanical & Electrical Consultants
Choice Consulting Engineers


Quantity Surveyor
Construction and Cost Advisory Services Ltd
P.O Box 46464-0100 Nairobi


NCA
53127415710134


NCC
CPF-AP532


NEMA
NEMA/EIA/PSL/6600


Effective Commencement Date
15th October

Revised Completion Date
Last Quarter of 2020


Contract Period

73 Weeks


Revised Contract Period
Nil


Time elapsed
67 Weeks


% of works done (Approx)
61%


Date of this Report
30/03/20


1.4 Current Status of Works


To date the Contractor has constructed 12 No. Floors which is inclusive of 4 Basements and 8 Typical Floors. Brick Works are also underway and are at 6th Floor.


1.5 Programme Of Works


We Project to be constructing a single Floor within 21 days. That said, finishes will also be running concurrently to ensure the Project is delivered within the stipulated timelines.


1.6 Challenges Faced During Project Execution


We’ve recently been faced with the Covid-19 pandemic that has really affected normal operations worldwide. Requisition of materials has been quite a challenge due to the closing down of multiple suppliers & service providers. The directive by the Kenyan Government in regards to Social Distancing & Curfew has also played a major part in the efficiency in project execution.
That said, we’ve incorporated domesticated measures to ensure works are still ongoing while still upholding utmost caution to ensure swift delivery of the Project and of quality.
The Issue of Long Rains which are currently underway has also been a minor challenge in project execution.