The project scope entailed the planning, design and implementation of Non-Motorised Transport (NMT) infrastructure in the following locations:
Molambo Crecsent between Andrew Mapheto Drive and Julias Nyerere Street. The NMT infrastructure included the upgrade of stormwater infrastructure (as deemed necessary), the upgrading of the electrical requirements and the construction of 3 m wide universal access sidewalks on both sides of the above-mentioned streets to achieve optimal functionality and a ‘fit for purpose’ status. The project formed part of the Tembisa Urban Renewal Programme (TURP) in the City of Ekurhuleni (CoE). The project was funded through the Neighbourhood Development Partnership Grant (NDPG) guided by the Urban Network Strategy (Integration Zones) driven and funded by National Treasury under the NDPG.
The main purpose of this project was for:
The board of Aurecon appointed ETL Consulting (Pty) Ltd for the planning, design and implementation of Non-Motorised Transport (NMT) infrastructure, which anticipated to be completed in the year 2019.
Training was budgeted and provided for in this project to the value of R 300 000.00.
Local labourers were utilised significantly and the contractor ensured transfer of skills by using local subcontractors on site as far as possible, thus assisting to alleviate poverty.