Rural Development Programme

Solomon Islands Ministry of Development, Planning and Aid Coordination

The objective of this programme is to improve access to basic services in rural areas
and the production and productivity of farmers.

Rural Development Programme

Solomon Islands Ministry of Development, Planning and Aid Coordination

Tamboko Water Supply


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Status: Completed

100% Completion

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Name: Tamboko Water Supply
GPS Coordinates: -9.34576666(lat), 159.828981666(lng)
Province: Guadalcanal
Ward: Tandai
Village: Tamboko
Cycle: DRG - Disaster Recovery Grants
Nature of Sub-project: New


Subproject Objective: Make a permanent water supply which is clean and safe to drink, wash and swim for the people of Tamboko and nearby community.

Brief Description: To make a clean and safe water supply for our people within our catchment areas. our community is prepared to contribute local materials, such as gravel, sand ,trees for timer and unskilled labour and other assistant needed and required by the program. RDP to provide funds and support to meet imported materials and technical assistant to complete the subproject.

Date approved by Province: 29/07/2015
Date TDF approved: 13/05/2016
Community Helper name: Mirriam Resture

Is this project added because of a discontinued project: No

Subproject Type: Water Supply (Borehole Gravity Fed)
Sector: Health
Subsector: Water Supply

Date of SIC establishment meeting: 10/05/2015
Agreed name of SIC: Tamboko Water Supply

SIC Executive Members:

Position (given) Name Gender M/F (select)
Chairperson Polyn Chia Female
Treasurer/Accountant Peter Gii Tiva Male
Secretary Siriako Keke Male
Technical Officer Gabriel Lauga Male
Youth Member Densia Female
Member1 Nelson Agisi Male
Member2 Vitalina Female
Member3 Mary Masede Female

Total Beneficiaries

Age Group Male Female Total
0 - 14 yrs 390 435 825
15 - 24 yrs 455 376 831
25 - 59 yrs 256 186 442
60+ yrs 52 68 120
Total 1153 1065 2218
People with special needs: 12 Households: 336

Names of villages expected to benefit and number of beneficiaries:


Age Group Male Female Total
0 - 14 yrs 390 435 825
15 - 24 yrs 455 376 831
25 - 59 yrs 256 186 442
60+ 52 68 120
Total 1153 1065 2218
People with special needs 12 Households 336

Work plan stages and activities:

Stage1 Completed
Pre-construction workshop, Identify construction supervisor Yes
Collect sand & gravel, Timber mill Yes
Purchase hardware materials and transport to site Yes
Site clearence Yes
Stage2 Completed
Construction and development of borehole Yes
Construction of pump house; Installation of fuel engine driven water pump Yes
Construction of tank concrete base and installation of aluminium high tank (9000 L) on hill top Yes
Installation of rising mainline from borehole to distribution tank Yes
Installation of gravity mainlines from distribution tanks to distribution areas Yes
Stage3 Completed
Installation of reticulation lines from gravity mainlines and installation of all standpipes Yes
Construction of soakaway pits for standpipes Yes
Lay profile for ablution block construction (Construction of school ablution block and septic tank systems) Yes
Excavate strip footing, lay blockwork foundation, back fill with hard core Yes
Caste concrete floor slab, construct timber framework, place roofing Yes
Stage4 Completed
Place timber walling, install doors, painting Yes
Install security mesh on window openings, install ceramic pan and wash basins Yes
Install pipes & connections Yes
Excavate septic tank & soak pit, construct septic tank and soak pit Yes
Painting Yes
Stage5 Completed
Test system for leaks, level and tidy up the site Yes
Water quality testing; System testing Yes
All environmental mitigation measures in plan completed Yes

Community procurement plan. List of up to 20 items/contracts:

# Contract Title Contractor Select Goods/Work/Services Cost SBD $
1 Mobilisation Unknown Services 1500
2 Purchase hardware materials Unknown Goods 130260
3 Purchase aluminium tank Unknown Goods 20000
4 Purchase water pump Unknown Goods 5590
5 Timber milling Unknown Services 10000
6 Transport of hardware materials Unknown Services 7200
7 Construction of Borehole Arc Pacific Drilling Services 44450
8 Construction of pump shed Unknown Work 2000
9 Construction of water supply system Unknown Work 11000
10 Construction of Toilet Block Unknown Work 17000


Source Original Amount Planned in TDF Actual amount paid Source contribution % to total Purpose RDP funds acquitted
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