Liberia’s Rural and Renewable Energy Agency (RREA) invites sealed bids from eligible bidders by 6 June for the design, supply and installation of hydro-mechanical equipment, 33 kV evacuation line, substations and associated civil works for the Gbedin Falls hydropower plant. The 9.4 MW run-of-river project on the St John River in Nimba County in northeastern Liberia is being undertaken by the RREA as part of the Renewable Energy for Electrification of Liberia (REEL) project, with loan and grant financing from the African Development Bank (AfDB) through the African Development Fund (ADF), Scaling up Renewable Energy Program (SREP) and Transitional Support Facility (TSF) Pillar I. The contracted works are to be completed within 24 to 30 months from contract signing.
The Lesotho Highlands Water Project (LHWP) is a multi-billion Maloti/Rand bi-national project which was established by the treaty of 1986 signed between the governments of the Kingdom of Lesotho and the Republic of South Africa. The LHWP includes large scale civil engineering, socio-economic, public health and environmental disciplines.
Malaysia’s state-owned power utility, Tenaga Nasional Berhad Resources (TNB), invites bids by 10 June for engineering consultancy services for the life extension of the 400 MW Sultan Mahmud/ Kenyir hydropower station. Located on the river Kenyir in Terengganu, a northeastern state of Peninsula Malaysia, the multipurpose scheme, which is designed for hydropower and flood mitigation, entered into operation in 1985.