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TETU ABERDARE WATER AND SANITATION COMPANY LTD

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TEAWASCO (Tetu Aberdare Water and Sanitation Company) is a Corporate Entity established under the Company’s Act Chapter 486 of the Laws of Kenya. It is a Company limited by guarantee and incorporated on 2nd August 2006. The company is mandated via the Service Provision Agreement (SPA) of 2nd May 2006; to provide water and sanitation services to the current Tetu District of Central Province. Tana Water Services Board (TWSB) leased TEAWASCO its assets to provide the services within the defined area and under the Service Provision Agreement (SPA).

LOCATION, SIZE AND WORKFORCE
TEAWASCO Offices are situated on Kamakwa-Nyeri Road approximately 2 Kilometres from Nyeri Town. The Company has three water schemes with a distribution system covering an area of approximately 400Km2. Aguthi Water Supply Scheme is covers 103KM2 network distribution; Tetu Thegenge Supply Scheme about 200KM2 and Titie Water Supply Scheme about 94KM2. TEAWASCO is estimated to serve a population of over 99,000 people according to the 2009 population census. Details of the three (3) Schemes as follows: –
Aguthi Water Supply was constructed in 1980 with a capacity of 5620m3/day. Later in 2004 Nyeri Water Services Company (NYEWASCO) took over some areas from TEAWASCO. These areas are: – Gatitu, Riamukurwe, Thunguma, Muruguru, Marua and Gichira. Similarly in 2007 NYEWASCO took some more parts from TEAWASCO; these are Chorong’i and Micha sub-locations of Tetu District. Aguthi Scheme has its water source from Gura River. Currently the scheme has a capacity of 191,400 M3 per month; approximately 6380 M3 per day.