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Project Samsun Wastewater Project

- Samsun is a metropolitan city with a present population of app. 500.000 inhabitants. Existing wastewater and stormwater reticulation systems are insufficient and malfunctioning. Wastewater and stormwater are currently discharged directly to Black Sea without treatment.


* Provision of safe drinking water
* Waste water treatment systems
* Collection, treatment, disposal and re-use of waste water
* Data collection, analysis, monitoring
* Capacity building

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Acronym Samsun
Geographical coverage Turkey
Budget (in €) 70000000
Programme MEDA-NIPs
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* Rehabilitation of existing wastewater facilities;

* Construction of new wastewater collection lines;

* Improvement of stormwater collection;

* Rehabilitation/construction of lift and pumping stations;

* Construction of a treatment plant;

* Construction of long sea outfall pipe (LSO);

* Master Planning;

* Feasibility Study

* Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA);

* Under water mapping for deep sea outfall;

* Drilling and geo-technical surveys;

* Technical assistance

Period [01/03/2001 - 01/04/2003]


    Samsun Water and Sewerage Administration
    Coordinator acts as project coordinator
    Country Turkey
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Funding sources

  • European Investment Bank
    Source European Investment Bank
    Programme MEDA-NIPs
    Funding rate 50