72 single storey housing units
Location: Dh. Kudahuvadhoo
Client: National Disaster Management Centre
Completed date: 26 April 2006
Led by Housing and Infrastructure Redevelopment Unit (HIRU), the construction of 71 houses in Kudahuvadhoo, the capital island of Dhaalu Atoll began in June 2006 and was completed in August of 2007. The Housing Project was initiated in 2004 after the post-tsunami evacuation of Gemendhoo and Vanee residents to the island.
The scope of work includes preliminaries, ground works, concrete works, masonry, plastering, roofing, metal and wood works, ceiling, doors and windows, tiling, painting, water proofing, finishing, hydraulics and drainage works and electrical works.
“Their regular attendance at site meetings, regular progress reports and good management of resources helped ensure this project was successfully completed.” - International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies