India has applied for financing from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) toward the cost of Green Energy Corridor and Grid Strengthening Project, and it is intended that part of the proceeds of this financing will be applied to eligible payment under the contract for which this Invitation for Bids is issued. This contract will be jointly financed by Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) and Asian Development Bank (ADB).
The Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.(POWERGRID) (Employer) now invites online Bids for the following:
Package TW02: CC-CS/686-SR2/TW-3313/7/G6
The brief scope under TW02 - Transmission Line Tower Package for (i) Pugalur HVDC Station – Edayarpalayam 400kV(Quad) D/C line and (ii) Edayarpalayam – Udumalpet 400kV (Quad) D/C line (under HVDC Bipole link between Western region (Raigarh, Chhattisgarh) and Southern region (Pugalur, Tamil Nadu)- North Trichur (Kerala) & AC
System strengthening at Pugalur end, shall be as follows:
Fabrication and supply of all type of transmission line towers, including River crossing towers (wherever applicable) and Earth wire, Hardware Fittings and Conductor & Earth wire Accessories, survey, casting of foundations of towers, erection of towers, Destringing & dismantling of existing 400kv Transmission line (whenever applicable & covered under BPS) stringing, testing and commissioning of the erected transmission lines.
International competitive bidding will be conducted in accordance with ADB’s Single Stage: Two-Envelope bidding procedure and is open to all Bidders without nationality restrictions.