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Xinavane Expansion-Tongaat-Hulett, Moçambique (2006 – 2014)

Contracted as the AGRICULTURAL PROJECT MANAGERS to develop 11 000 ha of new irrigated sugar cane production over a period of 7 years at Tongaat Hulett's Xinavane Estate in Southern Moçambique. Responsible for project costs of over $ 90 million.


Phata Outgrower Irrigated Sugarcane Scheme, Malawi (2012 – ongoing)

Undertook to survey, design and supervise construction of this 300 ha small-holder irrigated scheme on behalf of its members using EU funding arranged through Agricane Malawi.


Addax Bio-Energy Project, Makeni, Sierra Leone ( 2010 – 2015)

Contracted to design and manage the development of 10 000 ha of irrigated sugarcane for ethanol and power generation over a period of 4 years. Budget of $ 100 million

Sunti Estate – Nigeria (2015)
Survey, design and implementation of a 400 ha furrow irrigated block using GPS Controlled Land Forming system in the Niger Delta. Survey, design and drainage of over 800 ha of pivot irrigated block. Design, implementation and management of a GIS tracking all development activities, costs and personnel.

Yagaba Estate – Ghana (2014-15)
Survey, setting out and development of 400 ha mixed irrigation system covering pivots, sprinklers and paddy rice section. Built a night storage reservoir, roads and the fully estate drainage system.

Babator – Ghana (2014)
Survey and construction of air survey marks for a 12 000 ha aerial mapping project.

Nchalo Estate – Malawi (2009-2014)
Survey and design of a 1600 ha yearly GPS controlled Land Forming programme.

Nakambala – Zambia (2007-2009)
Survey of a 42 km pipeline and canal bulk water system. Survey, design and drainage of 3000 ha agricultural expansion project.


Xinavane Small Growers Expansion, Moçambique ( 2007– 2010 )

Contracted by Acucareira de Xinavane as EPCM to design and develop of a total of 1600 ha of various expansions to Maguiguane and Macuvulane small-grower schemes and new development of the 3 de Feveiro small-grower land.


Green Belt Initiative – Gov of Malawi, (2012 – ongoing)

Contracted to survey, design and supervise the construction of 530 ha of a new center pivot irrigated pilot project under the Presidential Green Belt initiative in Salima, Malawi. Funded by Government of Malawi.


Land Forming – Illovo, Nchalo Estate, Malawi (2002– ongoing)

Contracted to supply services of Survey, Design and Contract supervision for all replant land forming operations for ca 1200 ha per annum.


Sande irrigation Development – Lower Shire Malawi– (2008 -2009)

Feasibility soils, topological and EIA surveys, irrigation designs, tender for supplies of irrigation and earth moving and land preparation equipment, supervision of construction of 700 ha of centre pivot irrigation for sugar cane in the Lower Shire – Malawi


Kaombe Irrigation Project – Lower Shire Malawi – (2009 ongoing)

Feasibility soils, topological and EIA surveys, irrigation designs, tender for supplies of irrigation and earth moving and land preparation equipment, supervision of construction of 800 ha of centre pivot irrigation for sugar cane in the Lower Shire – Malawi


Nchalo Estate Irrigation Conversion Project, Malawi, (2006 -2009)

Contracted to provide survey and design services for the conversion of approximately 8000 ha of portable sprinkler irrigation to furrow irrigation systems. Illovo Sugar Malawi Ltd.


Kagera Drainage Design and Installation, Tanzania (2004 – 2006)

Agricane Limited have an extendable contract to design and install all surface and main drainage systems at Kagera sugar estate in the North Western part of Tanzania. This is predominantly a centre-pivot irrigation system covering a planned 10 000 ha.


Irrigation and rural Livelihoods and Agricultural Development Project, Malawi (2008-2012)

Contracted to survey, design and supervise the construction of 800 ha of new small-scale gravity fed irrigation schemes and rehabilitation of 700 ha of existing gravity irrigated rice schemes in Southern Malawi. Funded by World Bank and IFAD.


Zambia Sugar Ltd, Expansion Project, Illovo, Zambia (2007 – 2008)

Contracted to carry out all survey works and surface drainage design and implementation for 3 000 ha of Centre-Pivot development.


Small Holder Irrigation Project (SHIP), Malawi–: (2005 - 2008)

Contracted to survey, design and supervise construction of the development of 980ha of small-scale irrigation schemes in the Lower Shire Valley funded by the AfDB.


EPCM, Kasinthula Small Holder Project, Illovo, Malawi (1997 – 2000)

Designed and Developed the first two phases of the ca 1200 ha of furrow irrigation at Kasinthula in the Shire Valley of Malawi. This is a scheme initiated by Illovo Sugar with the idea that it will be totally controlled by Small Growers.


EPCM, Marromeu Sugar Development, Sena, Mocambique (1997 – 2002)

Tasked to redevelop 11 000 ha of Irrigated and Dryland sugarcane in Sena district, Moçambique. This entailed the complete costing, design and engineering package for all aspects of the development including Irrigation, Roads Water Distribution systems, Drainage and all other land preparation procedures up to ridging in readiness for planting. Project budget of $70 million.