Greater Hyderabad Water Supply & Sewerage Project

Name of associated firm :
M/s. Balfours & Sons (UK) - M/s. Rofe Kennard & Lapworth
Project Location within Country:
Start Date:
December 1978
Completion Date:
Junne 1993

Project Description

A. Water Supply

  • Water Supply augmentation including canal intake for 450,000 m3/day

  • Filter Plant of capacity 30 MGD

  • Five water pumping stations

  • Service reservoirs of 4 Million gallon capacity

  • Water distribution pipeline network (30 Km)


B. Sewerage System

  • Pre-settlement & Storage Lagoons

  • Sewer Network

  • Sewage Treatment Plants

  • Raw Sewage Pumping Stations


C. Solid Waste Disposal System as part of Sewerage Master Plan Study



The services provided by ECIL are the preparation of Feasibility Report, Master Plan, Detailed design & drawings, BOQ, Specifications, Tender documents & Construction Supervision.

Feasibility Report & Master Plan for the Hyderabad city was prepared keeping present and future requirements. Design of various appurtenant structures such as filter plant, pumping stations, water reservoirs, water supply network, sewerage network, sewage treatment plant was carried out while keeping effective and low-cost sustainable treatment process. The design also had a provision for effluent reuse.