The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) has extended the deadline for pre-qualification applications for the procurement/design, fabrication, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of mechanical and electrical equipment for the Keyal Khwar hydropower project to 21 May. The 128 MW run-of-river project on Keyal Khwar Nallah, a right bank tributary of the Indus river in Lower Kohistan District of the northwestern province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, is to be financed with a loan from Germany’s Kreditanstalt fur Wiederaufbau (KfW), with co-financing from the Agence Française de Développement.
LLC Engurhesi, the state owner-operator of the Enguri dam and associated 1300 MW hydropower plant in the northwest of Georgia, is seeking the support of an expert consultant to undertake engineering studies to assess the arch dam, which was commissioned in 1978, and ensure its long-term reliable operation. Requests for proposals are invited by 12 June.
Indian hydropower producer Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam (SJVN), a joint venture of the Government of India and the Government of the northern state of Himachal Pradesh, invites online bids (e-tender) on a Domestic Competitive Bidding (DCB) basis by 21 June for an EPC contract package covering design and engineering services and civil and hydro-mechanical works for the 382 MW Sunni dam hydroelectric project located in the Shimla and Mandi districts of Himachal Pradesh.