Current Projects and News

Survey for desalinisation
Jan 8

Survey for desalinisation

BushProof participated in an extensive assessment looking at the social and technical aspects of implementation of reverse osmosis desalinisation units in different villages along the south-west coast of Madagascar in the Toliary region. The assessment was done alongside our partner Elemental Water Makers, and represents an option to provide freshwater to coastal villages in this region.

Delivery of 350 Canzee Pumps
Jan 8

Delivery of 350 Canzee Pumps

BushProof’s workshop is building 350 Canzee handpumps for MEDAIR’s programme implemented in the North-East of Madagascar. Delivery is being made in three phases between September 2014 and June 2015.

Mitigation measure against fuel tank leak
Jan 8

Mitigation measure against fuel tank leak

One of BushProof drilling teams drilled four pumping wells in the centre of Antananarivo to treat a plume of fuel found to be contaminating the aquifer from a leaking tank at a service station. The contaminated groundwater will be treated after pumping and re-injected into the aquifer.

Drilling in the South-West
Nov 4

Drilling in the South-West

One of our team is drilling in a remote area of the South-West of the island at the moment. Machines and crew are working hard building 70-100m deep water wells.

Innovative water treatment system
Oct 8

Innovative water treatment system

BushProof is supervising the construction of an alternative biological water treatment system to treat the discharge of a vanilla treatment plant near Sambava (North-East of Madagascar). Two basins are lined with membrane and geotextile, then filled with gravel and aquatic plants. Our team is still on site.

Technical Training just completed in Antananarivo
Sep 15

Technical Training just completed in Antananarivo

We have just completed a session of our Technical Training in Water and Sanitation Infrastructure. We had seven participants from various countries, including South-Sudan, Zimbabwe, Yemen and Madagascar. The next training will be held in March 2015.

BushProof runs WASH training in South Sudan, August 2014
Sep 15

BushProof runs WASH training in South Sudan, August 2014

BushProof has just completed a 7-day WASH training in Juba, South Sudan. The training was run for 20 participants coming from two NGOs – Polish Humanitarian Action (PAH) and Solidarités International.