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Assignment Name: Planning and Designing of various Infrastructures and Utility Plans & Components with Ancillary Works for Uttara Residential Model Town – (3rd Phase) Project

Country:  Bangladesh

Assignment Location within Country: Uttara Model Town, Dhaka


Duration of assignment (months): 36

Name of Client:  RAJUK




Professional Staff Provided by our Organization:

No. of Staff: 16

No. of Person-Months: 94


Start Date (Month/Year):


January  2008

Completion Date (Month/Year):


December 2010

Approx. value of Service:

Tk. 3.85 Million


Name of Associated Consultants, if any:  


Sheltech Consultants (Pvt.) Ltd.


No. of Person-Months of Professional Staff Provided by Associated Consultants: 66


Name of Senior Staff (Project Director/Coordinator, Team Leader) Involved and Functions Performed:

1.     Md. Mostafa, Team Leader

                  2.   Mohiruddin Ahmed, Sr. Structural Design Engr.

  3.   Aynal Gazi, Structural & Bridge Design Engr.

  4.   A.N.M Sharifillah Khan – Water Supply & Drainage Engineer


Detailed Narrative Description of the Project:


To reduce the pressure of population by developing the surrounding areas of Dhaka City in a planned way and establishing permanent residence for this vast population, decision was taken to establish the Uttara Residential Model Town (3rd Phase) comprising a total area of 2100 acres. The project is being implemented by RAJUK’s own fund with an approved cost of Tk. 2,34,021.52 Lac. The project will be a new Model Town providing accommodation for about 50,000 population with a density of 240 persons per acre. For a modern healthy and environment friendly township efficient functioning of transportation network, water supply, sewerage network and beautification of lakes along with utility services will be done. The project includes construction of 10 nos. Architecturally Aesthetic Arch Bridges having 40m to 60m over the lakes. Among the above (4 to 8 lanes) bridges 6 nos. are with bored pile foundation and RCC superstructure and 4 nos. are with bored pile foundation and PC girder superstructure 


Detailed Description of Actual Services Provided by our Staff:

Conduct GPS base survey works, review the BUET report and assess the sub-soil condition of project area, study the land use plan, water treatment requirement for surface water and designing of treatment plan, assessment of total electricity, tele-communication and gas demand for the area, traffic demand assessment on the basis of estimated population, preparation of detailed infrastructures and utility plans, detailed transportation network design along with component design including bridges, culverts, sluice gates, inter section, inter changes and road components with ancillary works, detailed design of water supply network including reservoir, intake structure and water treatment plants, detailed design of sewerage & waste water system network along with ancillary component, detailed design for development & beautification of lakes, lakes sides and other recreational facilities, planning, design & top supervision of construction work of bus terminal, bridge, culvert, under pass, tunnel, over pass, switch gate, over head reservoir, water line, surface drainage system, sewerage line, lake development work, etc.



Firm’s Name: Design Planning & Management Consultants Ltd.