PPP Kampala-Jinja Expressway, Uganda

The Kampala-Jinja Expressway is a Public Private Partnership (PPP) for the construction of a dual carriage expressway between Kampala and Jinja and the creation of a southern bypass of Kampala (KSB) to help relieve congestion, improve road safety and reduce road user costs.

The AFD, EU and AfDB are providing financial assistance for Phase 1 of the project, which will consist of the development of the initial 35km section between Kampala and Namagunga and the Kampala Southern Bypass (18km).

 Rendel and Ingerop are providing technical assistance to: 

  • Strengthen the project design and reduce overall cost through bidding documentation improvement that will address axle load management; road safety; urban integration and social cohesion; and Employer Requirements to achieve consistency with the Design/Build/Finance/Operate/Turnover (DBFOT) approach
  • (i) Review the financial model, cost estimate and bidding documents; (ii) supervision of traffic studies, (iii) provision of support for the competitive dialogue process and (iv) assistance with drafting the concession contract