Accession Number:

ADA535957

Title:

Inspection of Abdul Manan Secondary School Construction Project in Kapisa Province: Insufficient Planning, Safety Problems, and Poor Quality Control Affect Project Results

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

SPECIAL INSPECTOR GENERAL FOR AFGHANISTAN RECONSTRUCTION ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-10-26

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

This report provides observations, findings, and recommendations of an inspection of a school construction project funded by the Commanders Emergency Response Program, and managed by the Kapisa Provincial Reconstruction Team PRT. This inspection focused on the management, design, and construction work for the Abdul Manan School located in the Nijrab District of Kapisa Province. This project cost the U.S. government approximately 250,000 dollars. It is one of 12 school construction projects initiated by the Kapisa PRT during the past 18 months.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Construction Equipment, Materials and Supplies
  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE