It is with regret to announce the passing on of Eng. James Cheptinga, Senior Principal Superintending Engineer (Mechanical [BS] ) on 12th May 2020 at the Karen Hospital. The Mechanical (BS) department extends a message of condolences to the dear family, friends and colleagues at this time of grief. May he Rest in Eternal peace.
A team of officers from the State Department for Public Works with experts from the ICT ministry busy at work developing an e-library for the Kenya Building Research Centre (KBRC). They are in Naivasha at the Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organisation Centre (KALRO). The e-library alongside a website will go a long way in […]
The Principal Secretary Public Works and his Secretary Adminstration, Mr. Ikua, flanked by departmental heads welcomed Hon. Wavinya Ndeti to the State Department for Public Works following her appointment as Chief Administrative Secretary at the Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing, Urban Development, and Public Works. She will play an oversight role over the Public Works […]
State Department for Public Works PS, Major General(Retired Gordon Kihalangwa addressing newly employed staff today at KBRC building’s auditorium. He advised them to maintain professionalism in their work at all times. He also underscored the need for respect for their seniors. A total of 162 officers have joined the State Department. They include architects, engineers, […]
State Department for Public Works staff at the peak of my.Longonot today. They were in Longonot for a team building event largely involving climbing the mountain. It took them one and a half hours to reach the apex. Majority made it to the top and only a handful fell by the wayside. The team was […]
PS Public Works Major General(Retired) Gordon Kihalangwa accompanied by Chief Architect Arch. Silvester Muli, visits the State Department’s display stand at the Nairobi International Trade Fair on Friday 4th October 2019.
At Mokowe jetty reconstruction works on 03/10/2019. Progress is satisfactory. The works commenced in March 2019 . Progress achieved is about 35% against the contract elapsed of 20%. Commendable workmanship and progress.
At LAPSSET on 04/10/2019. The Port Management houses ( flats) have been completed and occupied by the police. Also the External Auditor, Fredrick Kimani, appreciating the extent of phase I and phase II of the project including works carried out during the abortive Presidential Launch. The auditor was taken through the scope of the projects […]
At Kizingitini in Lamu on 02/10/2019 inspecting the effects of the ongoing flooding caused by high tides. Kizingitini mixed Secondary school is threatened with being washed. Present during the inspection was the school principal Mr. Issa c Kanyo, area chief Mr. Luqman, Asst Chief Ahmed Mhudhar,Elder Yusuf Omar and SDoPW staff led by CES Eng. […]
PSs Major General(Retired) Gordon Kihalangwa(Right),Public Works, Charles Hinga(left) Housing and Urban Development and Zainab Hussein(Correctional Services) cut the tape to officially commission 60 housing units at GK King’ong’o prison in Nyeri town today. The units will house prison wardens at the correctional services facility.