Selected project examples

SCADA/EMS upgrade, design, construction and supervision, Kenya

SCADA/EMS upgrade, design, construction and supervision, Kenya

Within the framework of this project, Kenya Power and Lighting Company upgraded and renewed their entire SCADA/EMS and associated communication network. The SCADA/EMS consists of a national dispatch centre in Nairobi and four regional control centres. Following the feasibility study Fichtner provided owner’s engineering services from the tendering phase to commissioning and assisted during the defect liability period.

Our services

  • Feasibility study
  • Drawing up tender documents
  • Tender evaluation and assistance in contract negotiations
  • Review and approval of Contractor’s design, technical calculations and drawings
  • Factory acceptance tests
  • Construction supervision and supervision of commissioning
  • Site acceptance tests including performance tests
  • Contract management
  • Assistance during the defect liability period


KPLC Kenya Power and Lighting Co. Ltd., Nairobi, Kenya