Mombasa to Kisumu Fibre Optic Cable Project

Client: Telkom Kenya.
Main Contractor: Sagem Communications
Type: Sub Contract

Phase I - Nairobi to Mombasa
Duration: October 2005 to April 2006

Scope of Works:
Performance of the Civil Works, Installation - Laying - Blowing, Supply of the PVC pipe and other Equipment and consumables used in the installation of Fiber optic cables for the link.
This project covered the following sections:

  • Section 1: Nairobi – Athi River
  • Section 2: Athi River – Sultan Hamud 
  • Section 3: Sultan Hamud B – Mtito Andei 
  • Section 4: Mtito Andei – Voi 
  • Section 5: Voi – Mazeras 
  • Section 6: Mazeras - Mombasa
  • Section 7: Nairobi Carrier – Nairobi ITE
  • Section 8: KPL Spurs

Phase II - Nairobi to Malaba and, Nakuru to Kisumu

Duration: December 2006 to September 2007

Scope of Work:
This project covered the following sections:

Link Nairobi - Malaba

  • Section 9: Nairobi - Longonot 
  • Section 10: Longonot - Naivasha 
  • Section 11: Naivasha – Gilgil 
  • Section 12: Gilgil – Nakuru 
  • Section 13: Nakuru – Eldoret 
  • Section 14: Eldoret - Webuye 
  • Section 15: Webuye – Bungoma 
  • Section 16: Bungoma – Malaba
Link Nakuru - Kisumu
  • Section 17: Nakuru - Kericho 
  • Section 18: Kericho – Kisumu