Client : Ministry of Equipment and Transport

Location : Corridor Dikhil - Galafi Road, Republic of Djibouti

Awarded Date : December, 2001

Completion Date : May, 2003


Project Scope : Rehabilitation of International Corridor Dikhil - Galafi Road, for a length of 82 km.

April 2001, when HAWK International was preselected by the Ministry of Equipment and Transport of Republic of Djibouti, to join the bid for the rehabilitation of the road of the international corridor towards Ethiopia.

December 2001, when this project was awarded to HAWK International as a Contractor. Due to the excellent performance of the Contractor, the Ministry of Public Works and Transport awarded additional work to this Contract in a form of Change Order.

The scope of work included earthworks, repair of drainage installations, rehabilitation by scarification of the existing road, subbase, crushed stone base-course, asphaltic wearing course and drainage works.

Work in particular included foundation preparation, 15cm sub-base, 15cm crushed stone, base, prime coat and 4cm asphalt concrete wearing course. Also, Irish crossing and box culverts and other drainage and protection works for a length of 82 kms.