Iceland utility seeks high-voltage cable for 80-MW Budarhals

REYKJAVIK, Iceland 4/19/12 (PennWell) — Iceland utility Landsvirkjun seeks bids for high-voltage cables and terminations for the 80-MW Budarhals hydroelectric project. Bids are due May 8.

Landsvirkjun took bids in February to supply transformers for Budarhals, which is under construction on Iceland’s Tungnaa and Kaldakvisl rivers. Transmission utility Landsnet took bids in March to construct a substation for Budarhals.

Landsvirkjun now seeks bids for design, furnishing, and installation of high-voltage cables and terminations, involving single-core cables and terminal equipment.

Tender documents may be obtained until 4 p.m. May 7 from the address below for 5,000 kronur (US$39.42).

Bids, in English, are due by noon May 8. For information, contact Landsvirkjun, Purchasing Dept., Attn: Petur Petursson, Haaleitisbraut 68, 103 Reykjavik, Iceland; (354) 5159000; Fax: (354) 5159006; E-mail: innkaup@lv.is; Internet: www.landsvirkjun.is.

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Iceland utility seeks substation for 80-MW Budarhals

REYKJAVIK, Iceland 3/14/12 (PennWell) — Iceland transmission utility Landsnet seeks bids to construct a substation for the 80-MW Budarhals hydroelectric project. Bids are due March 27.

Utility Landsvirkjun took bids in February to supply transformers for Budarhals, which is under construction on Iceland’s Tungnaa and Kaldakvisl rivers.

Landsnet now seeks bids for engineering studies, detail design, manufacture, installation, testing, and commissioning of high-voltage equipment for a new 220-kilovolt substation in southern Iceland. It is to be completed by late 2013, connecting the Budarhals project to the Iceland transmission grid.

Tender documents may be obtained until 4 p.m. March 26 from the address below. Bids, in English or Icelandic, are due by 2 p.m. March 27.

For information, contact Landsnet, Purchasing Dept., Attn: Petur Petursson, Gylfaflot 9, 112 Reykjavik, Iceland; (354) 5159000; Fax: (354) 5639360; E-mail: innkaup@landsnet.is; Internet: www.landsnet.is.