Pakistan’s Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) seeks bids to supply spares for two overhead bridge cranes at the 3,478-MW Tarbela hydroelectric project on the Indus River. Bids are due August 7.
In March 2011, the U.S. Agency for International Development released US$6.66 million to WAPDA for repair and rehabilitation of the project, which was built in 1974. In addition, WAPDA is pre-qualifying firms for civil construction and electro-mechanical equipment for the 1,410-MW Tarbela 4th Extension project.
WAPDA now seeks bids for supply of spares for two 400-ton overhead bridge cranes, originally manufactured by Noel Germany, on Tarbela Units 11-14.
Solicitation documents may be obtained from the address below for 2,000 rupees (US$21) by pay order or bank draft to Chief Engineer (Power), WAPDA, Tarbela, payable on M/s Habib Bank Ltd., G.I.K.I Branch Topi-1979 (A/C No. 19790006519303).
Bids are due by noon August 7. For information, contact Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA), Inspection Test & Record Engineer Office, Chief Engineer (Power), Tarbela, Pakistan; (92) 938-272230; Internet: www.wapda.gov.pk, www.ppra.org.pk.