Goluen-Gelib road

Technical Assistance for the extraordinary maintenance and rehabilitation program of the Goluen-Gelib road (250 Km)



Name of Client

Somali Ministry of Public Works

Financing sources

EDF (European Development Fund)


09/1989 - 10/1990

Project Description

AIC Progetti carried out the Technical Assistance providing a Project Manager, a geotechnical engineer, a road engineer. A preliminary study on bituminous conglomerate rehabilitation has been carried out by a detailed analysis of causes determining pavement deformation, linked both to foundation layers and to the use of soft coral for building the base layer. Then local teams were organized to rehabilitate pavement, by providing vehicles and materials. Works were interrupted by the war in December 1990.

Services Description

Technical Assistance.