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Design of Micro Irrigation Systems for Vegetable Production in Amuria District, Uganda

Design of Micro Irrigation Systems for Vegetable Production in Amuria District, Uganda

Eng. Joshua Enyetu* Larmbert Ebitu Eng. Enyetu Joshua graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Mechanisation and Irrigation Engineering at Busitema University. He has a passion for irrigation engineering and has been working on demystifying the concept of irrigation through public lectures, training farmers, and writing newspaper articles. His interaction with farmers has equally influenced...

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Criteria-Based Assessment of Construction Costs for Steel and Concrete Structures

Criteria-Based Assessment of Construction Costs for Steel and Concrete Structures

Nasaasira Edson Ndyanabo Nasaasira Edson Nyanabo was a fifth-year student of Architecture at Makerere University in 2022. He had great enthusiasm for value-for-money construction techniques. His inspiration comes from the question, “Why should someone pay more for a project that could cost less by consideration of an alternative construction method?”   ABSTRACT In Uganda, people...

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Evaluation of the GeotechnicalProperties of Lwera Sand – Bentonite Mixture as a linermaterial in Solid Waste Landfills

Evaluation of the GeotechnicalProperties of Lwera Sand – Bentonite Mixture as a linermaterial in Solid Waste Landfills

Mr. Kaahwa Archillies Austin*, Mr. Tumwesigye James Kaahwa Archillies graduated in 2022 from Kyambogo University with a B.Eng. in Environmental Engineering. He believes in preserving the environment and its natural resources as a key factor for sustainable infrastructure development. Corresponding Author: archillies1994@gmail.com   ABSTRACT The City of Kampala has undergone a rapid urbanization process, leading...

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Designing and Fabrication of a Prototype Pyrolysis Batch Reactor for Recycling low-density polyethylene Waste Materials to Oil

Designing and Fabrication of a Prototype Pyrolysis Batch Reactor for Recycling low-density polyethylene Waste Materials to Oil

Click here to download PDF Mr. Nankwasa Crispuss*, Ms. Ogene Fortunate Nankwasa Crispuss is a Chemical and Process engineer from Kyambogo University. His research interests focus on climate change mitigation by applying all waste management techniques and energy principles in finding solutions to existing problems. For his undergraduate thesis, he designed and fabricated a prototype...

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Creating a sustainable closed-loop supply chain (circular economy) in Uganda with remanufacturing

Creating a sustainable closed-loop supply chain (circular economy) in Uganda with remanufacturing

Click here to download PDF Mr. Turyasingura Medard Turyasingura Medard is an HVAC Project Engineer at Thermal Solutions Limited. He is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering at Makerere University. He graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering from Kyambogo University in 2019. ABSTRACT As an introduction, the article...

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Investigating the purification of drinking water using xylem from coniferous tree

Investigating the purification of drinking water using xylem from coniferous tree

Click here to download PDF Mr. Muwanguzi Jonathan*, Ms. Akua Oscol, Ms. Namulindwa Prosy Muwanguzi Jonathan is a graduate with a BEng. Civil Engineering from Ndejje University. For his undergraduate studies, he did research on the purification of drinking water using xylem from coniferous trees. Corresponding Author: muwanguzijonathan@gmail.com ABSTRACT The use of xylem filters to...

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Resolution of Water Intermittence through Hydraulic Modelling of Water Distribution Networks

Resolution of Water Intermittence through Hydraulic Modelling of Water Distribution Networks

Click here to download PDF Mr. Otim Brian Brian Otim is a practicing water resources engineer currently working with National Water and Sewerage Corporation. He has over six years of experience in whole-of-cycle drinking water infrastructure development and management. He has supervised the construction of sanitation facilities and water mains. He graduated from Ndejje University...

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Calculating and Apportioning Responsibility for Project Delays in Construction Dispute Resolution Using Modified But-For and Daily Windows Analysis Methods.

Calculating and Apportioning Responsibility for Project Delays in Construction Dispute Resolution Using Modified But-For and Daily Windows Analysis Methods.

Click here to download PDF Eng. Dr. Anania Mbabazi Fellow [UIPE], RENG (ERB), PMP; CP3P, Arbitrator/ Mediator, Managing Director, AIM Engineering (U) Ltd. ABSTRACT Resolving construction claims has become an inevitable part of the Project Manager’s job for both Contractors and Employers. The ability to win a claim is dependent on proving legal responsibility, correctly...

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Sustainable HVAC Systems in Commercial and Residential Buildings

Click here to download PDF By Turyasingura Medard Turyasingura Medard is an HVAC Project Engineer at Thermal Solutions Limited. He is currently pursuing a Master’s in Mechanical Engineering at Makerere University. He graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering from Kyambogo University in 2019. ABSTRACT A comfortable indoor environment starts with...

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Challenges a Graduate Engineer Faces in the field in Uganda

Challenges a Graduate Engineer Faces in the field in Uganda

Click here to download PDF By Nakiyimba Sharifah Nakayimba Sharifah graduated in 2022 with a Bachelor in Construction Management at Makerere University. She has a passion for research and compilation of information relative to construction management. He research interests mainly align with information that should help make the construction sites in Uganda comfortable for each...