Building The Runway – One Layer at a Time

Building The Runway – One Layer at a Time

The 1,100-meter-long Mano a Mano runway at Laguna Sulti is taking shape, with one layer compacted on top of another. The solid bottom layer, referred to as the foundation, could serve as a viable runway, but not one that would withstand the traffic volume that this...
The Difference Upgraded Heavy Equipment Can Make

The Difference Upgraded Heavy Equipment Can Make

A few years ago, Mano a Mano received designated funding to purchase a 323D CAT excavator, our most-needed piece of heavy machinery at the time for the major digging, dredging, and earth-moving tasks that must be completed day after day in order to build road and...
Working on Water Projects in Cliza and Islas Malvinas

Working on Water Projects in Cliza and Islas Malvinas

Drilling a Deep Water Well at Cliza’s Waca Playa Mano a Mano initiated work on a deep well in the Cementerio section of Cliza, Bolivia in late July, hoping to locate water for the area’s 1,000 families within a couple of weeks. But every project brings unique...