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Table 2.

Technical details of the water supply systems.

#Facility NameTypeLocation [Prdn. Cap (m3)]Est. Popn served (UBOS, 2016)Tank Volumes
# of PSP (fxn)Private OperatorPower SourceWater treatment syst.
SedimentationReservoir
1. Kakingol GFS
Commissioned: Oct 2009; ∼8 km transmission pipeline 
GFS Moroto district
14 m3day−1 
3,250 (7 villages) 6.5 m3 50 m3
(Concrete) 
13 (11) Rotiyo Ltd
10 service connections 
None (Gravitational flow) HTH Chl. syst. 
2. Kotido Town Council WSS
Commissioned: 1970s
Comprises 3 production wells
∼19 km trans. pipeline 
WSS (M) Kotido district
28 m3day−1 
13,838 (14 villages) N/A 2 tanks
(72 m3, 100 m3)
HDPE 
78 (78) M/S Didi Ltd (NWSC)
494 service connections 
Hybrid system [Solar PV arrays +45KVA Generator] HTH Chl. syst. 
3. Nakapelimoru WSS
Commissioned: 2009
Comprises 2 production wells
∼10 km trans. p/line 
WSS (M) Kotido district
10.5 m3 hr−1 
3,000 (11 villages) N/A 4 tanks
(10 m3 each)
HDPE 
7 (7) Local Scheme Operator (KUWS)
10 connections 
Hybrid system HTH Chl. syst. 
4. Kaabong Town WSS
Commissioned: 2012
Comprises 1 Prdn well ∼4.5 km p/line 
WSS (M) Kaabong district
21.25 m3 hr−1 
11,559 (6 wards) N/A 150 m3
HDPE 
7 (5) M/S Trandint Ltd
263 connections 
Hybrid system Salt electrolysis
(with Dosatron) 
#Facility NameTypeLocation [Prdn. Cap (m3)]Est. Popn served (UBOS, 2016)Tank Volumes
# of PSP (fxn)Private OperatorPower SourceWater treatment syst.
SedimentationReservoir
1. Kakingol GFS
Commissioned: Oct 2009; ∼8 km transmission pipeline 
GFS Moroto district
14 m3day−1 
3,250 (7 villages) 6.5 m3 50 m3
(Concrete) 
13 (11) Rotiyo Ltd
10 service connections 
None (Gravitational flow) HTH Chl. syst. 
2. Kotido Town Council WSS
Commissioned: 1970s
Comprises 3 production wells
∼19 km trans. pipeline 
WSS (M) Kotido district
28 m3day−1 
13,838 (14 villages) N/A 2 tanks
(72 m3, 100 m3)
HDPE 
78 (78) M/S Didi Ltd (NWSC)
494 service connections 
Hybrid system [Solar PV arrays +45KVA Generator] HTH Chl. syst. 
3. Nakapelimoru WSS
Commissioned: 2009
Comprises 2 production wells
∼10 km trans. p/line 
WSS (M) Kotido district
10.5 m3 hr−1 
3,000 (11 villages) N/A 4 tanks
(10 m3 each)
HDPE 
7 (7) Local Scheme Operator (KUWS)
10 connections 
Hybrid system HTH Chl. syst. 
4. Kaabong Town WSS
Commissioned: 2012
Comprises 1 Prdn well ∼4.5 km p/line 
WSS (M) Kaabong district
21.25 m3 hr−1 
11,559 (6 wards) N/A 150 m3
HDPE 
7 (5) M/S Trandint Ltd
263 connections 
Hybrid system Salt electrolysis
(with Dosatron) 

Legend: fxn- Functional; GFS, Gravity flow scheme; HDPE, High-density polyethylene; HTH Chl. Syst, High-Test Hypochlorite chlorination system; KUWS, Karamoja umbrella for water and sanitation; KVA, Kilo-volt amperes; M, Motorised; N/A, Not Applicable; NWSC, National water and sewerage corporation; Prdn. Cap, Production capacity (yield); PSP, Public stand post; PV, Photovoltaic; RGC, Rural growth centre; WSS, Water supply system.

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