January 26, 2022

How Can Kenyans Avoid The Perennial Floods?

Kenya’s annual rainfall is distributed three-fold. These include the long rainfall season between March and April, the intermediate season Kenya has been experiencing floods for as long as it can remember. Whenever floods hit the country, lives are lost and property worth billions is destroyed. How can Kenya and Kenyans avoid these perennial floods and […]

Thermoplastic pipe standards will lead to a more sustainable infrastructure
January 26, 2022

Thermoplastic pipe standards will lead to a more sustainable infrastructure

Kenya should adopt established global standards for its thermoplastic pipe industry · Recognised standards ensure World class products will be used in infrastructure investment · Thermoplastic pipe technology is by far the best for Kenya’s burgeoning urbanisation. Nairobi January 24 2022…The debate surrounding standards is a political hot potato. And as the great potato debate […]

January 5, 2022

Water management crucial to Kenya’s mining sector

Kenya’s mining industry, which generated an estimated US$200mn in 2020, is expected to grow as more operators are set to begin production next year The western part of Kenya is going to attract large-scale gold mining in 2022 after Shanta Gold, a mining company with operations in Kenya and Tanzania, stated that additional visible gold has been identified in seven different intersections. […]

January 5, 2022

Megapipes HDPE culvert for new road that is set to give Ogiek Community easier access to essential services

Completion of the road has enabled the Ogiek easier access to amenities including hospitals and schools Megapipes using new technology to speed construction of the roads Construction of the Ogiek Secondary School Road which is nearly complete is set to transform the Ogiek community by giving them easier access to schools, hospitals, and other local amenities. […]

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December 23, 2021

Megapipes HDPE culvert for a new road that is set to give Ogiek Community easier access to essential services

Completion of the road has enabled the Ogiek easier access to amenities including hospitals and schools Megapipes using new technology to speed construction of the roads Njoro, Nakuru County, December 2021. Construction of the Ogiek Secondary School Road which is nearly complete is set to transform the Ogiek community by giving them easier access to schools, […]

November 12, 2021

Weholite Solutions prove to be the silver bullet for Dar es Salaam’s flooding challenges

Weholite large diameter pipes, ideal for channeling large volumes of water away from troubled areas The pipes are being used in the $56 million World Bank-sponsored Liwiti Stormwater Drainage Phase 2 project Engineers say Weholite technology makes it possible to implement the project in a fast, cost-effective and sustainable way Dar es Salaam, November 11, […]

October 13, 2021

Global Handwashing Day – reminder of the importance of water

about the importance of handwashing with soap, as an effective and affordable way to prevent diseases and save lives.

Vocational training needed across the whole water industry
September 7, 2021

New sanitation system in Narok will raise living standards for generations to come

Eng. Ranjit Singh Rupra of Mangat I.B. Patel (MIBP) Limited, Consulting Engineers, who designed and managed the project reported that the cost of installing the sewage system in Narok has been cheaper and took a very short time compared to using concrete pipes which are traditionally the materials of choice. One of the advantages of […]

Vocational training needed across the whole water industry
June 15, 2021

Vocational training needed across the whole water industry

According to UNESCO, the demand for water will increase by more than 55% until the year 2050, due to the exponential growth of the human population in all countries and this is highlighted in Kenya, where population growth, urban migration and urban growth has led to an increased demand for safe and clean water. To […]

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March 6, 2021

Kenyan factory to develop local skills and manufacture WASH solution products

Construction of an HDPE pipe factory in Ruiru, Kiambu County started in February after the county and national government authorities gave the nod..Megapipes Solutions Limited, the latest entrant into the Kenyan market is constructing a factory for manufacturing of large diameter plastic pipes, namely structured wall HDPE pipes (Weholite) for WASH Projects in Kenya and neighboring […]

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