By John Lee.
National Engineering Services of Pakistan (NESPAK) has awarded an irrigation project known as East Gharraf [Gharaf], reports The News.
A spokesperson for the company said that Dr Mansoor Ahmad Hashmi, vice president of Water Resources Division at Nespak, will sign the agreement with the Ministry of Water Resources in Iraq by the end of this month.
The company will provide engineering consultancy services, including updating topographic survey data and detailed design of irrigation and drainage networks of the project area.
The project aims to providing sustainable irrigation and drainage facilities to about 390,000 acres of land in the areas of Nassiriya and Kut.
(Source: The News)