China’s Shandong Province seeks bids for rehabilitation work on a fourth high-risk dam, at Huacun Reservoir, in Shandong. Bids are due June 18.
The province already is taking bids for rehabilitation of three other dams, at Renhe Reservoir in Qingzhou County, Qiangkuang Reservoir in Zhucheng County, and Songshan Reservoir in Linqu County. (HydroWorld 5/21/10)
China has applied to the Asian Development Bank for funding to accelerate strengthening 109 high-risk dams in Shandong, including some with hydropower. (HydroWorld 2/26/09) The US$32 million program would strengthen reservoirs of 15 large and 94 medium-sized high-risk projects. Since 1973, 254 reservoirs have collapsed in Shandong Province, killing 225 people.
Shandong Province’s Administration Office of Risk Mitigation and Strengthening of Huacun Reservoir and Shandong Hydraulic Tendering Co. Ltd. invite bids by 9:30 a.m. Beijing time June 18 for Contract SLZB2010-63, civil work to implement and complete spillway reinforcement of Huacun Reservoir.
Bidding documents, in Chinese, may be purchased from the address below for 1,000 renminbi (US$147).
For information, contact Ni Xinmei, Shandong Hydraulic Tendering Co. Ltd., Room 206, No. 35 Heping Ave., Jinan City, Shandong Province, China; (86) 531-81932877; Fax: (86) 531-86952689; Internet: www.chinabidding.com.cn, www.sdbidding.org.cn, www.slzb.com.
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