Project aim: to increase the centralized drinking water supply and accessibility to the waste water treatment services, and to ensure the quality of services to Šiauliai district Vijoliai residents. Currently, water supply and sewage management services are publicly available only for slightly more than 68% residents in Kuršėnai city. Project implementation contributes to the implementation of Sustainable Development Strategy of the Republic of Lithuania – more efficient use of natural resources and human health risk reduction, ensuring supply of healthy drinking water, complying with the EU requirements, for the residents.
Development of new wastewater collection network will reduce the negative effects on the underground and open water ponds, the reliable protection of water ponds and aquatic ecosystem, high recreational potential, aquatic diversity and biological productivity. The project was implemented in accordance with the payback and accessibility principles, contributed to development of the policy on water supply and sewage disposal prices.
Šiauliai district municipality transferred the functions of drinking water supply and wastewater management to UAB “Kuršėnų vandenys” (Ltd.). Development of the centralized drinking water supply and wastewater management infrastructure will ensure the implementation of the basic function of this company – to supply the residents with the quality drinking water and management of the waste water, discharged in accordance with the requirements.
After the project is an opportunity to build a new sewage network to connect 689 residents of the new water supply networks – 684 people. the construction works laid 10.201 km of new water and 10.287 km of new sewerage networks.
While implementing the project “Renovation and development of water supply and wastewater management infrastructure in Šiauliai district (Kairiai, Vijoliai, Kuršėnai”, UAB APVG (LTD.) was engaged in providing the services of project administration, project publicity, FIDIC engineer, and construction technical supervision of the contract Development of water supply and sewage network in Vijoliai (stage II)”.
The Agreement for Services was implemented together with the partner UAB “Gerbūnis” (Ltd.).