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CPGCBL/Sembcorp – Matarbarhi Ultra Super Critical Coal-fired Power Plant 1400 MW – Chittagong - Project Profile

CPGCBL/Sembcorp – Matarbarhi Ultra Super Critical Coal-fired Power Plant 1400 MW – Chittagong - Project Profile

Synopsis

"CPGCBL/Sembcorp – Matarbarhi Ultra Super Critical Coal-fired Power Plant 1400 MW – Chittagong - Project Profile" contains information on the scope of the project including project overview and location. The profile also details project ownership and funding, gives a full project description, as well as information on contracts, tendering and key project contacts.

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Summary

Coal Power Generation Company of Bangladesh Ltd (CPGCBL) and Sembcorp Utilities Pte Ltd (Sembcorp), a wholly owned subsidiary of Sembcorp Industries (SCI), are planning to construct a coal-fired power plant at Matarbari in Bangladesh.

The project involves the construction of a 1,400MW coal-fired power plant comprising two units, each with a power generating capacity of 700MW. The project will be implemented in two phases, with one unit in each phase.

The project includes the construction of a powerhouse, a cooling tower, a substation, access roads and related infrastructure, the installation of turbines, generators and transformers, and the laying of transmission lines.

The project also includes the construction of a jetty for coal imports, coal storage facilities, the development of a township, rural electrification and transmission facilities.

On December 9, 2015, CPGCBL signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Singaporean company Sembcorp under 50:50 equity joint venture partnership for the development of the project. The in-house division of Sembcorp will undertake the construction works.

Sembcorp will carry out the construction of the power plant, the construction of a jetty for coal imports, coal storage facilities, the development of a township, rural electrification and transmission facilities and roadways.

In January 2016, Project Evaluation Committee (PEC) of the Planning Commission held a meeting with Executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC) for the required approvals from ECNEC. However, the commission has directed the concerned authority to reframe the Details Project Plan (DPP).

On July 14, 2016, a request for expression of interest (EoI) was issued for the selection of consultancy services/Assistance contract from NGO (National) for Resettlement Assistance (Assessment and Implementation of Compensation Plan for Livelihood & Income-Loss Restoration and Resettlement) of land acquisition & protection and feasibility study for the project. The bid submission date is August 24, 2016.

SMEC Holdings Limited has been appointed as consulting engineer.

On December 5, 2016, CPGCBL issued Expression of Interest (EoI).

In January 2017, the deadline to submit the EoI has extended from January 18, 2017, to February 7, 2017.

In February 2017, Three international bidders submitted Expression of Interest (EoI) documents. The three bidders are the Japan-based Mitsubishi Corporation, Indian Larsen & Toubro Limited, and China Energy Engineering Group Co. Ltd.

CPGCBL is in the process of evaluating bids.

Scope

The project involves the construction of a 1,400MW power plant at Matarbari in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh.

The US$5,300 million project includes the following:

1. Construction of a powerhouse

2. Construction of a substation

3. Construction of a jetty for coal imports

4. Construction of coal storage facilities

5. Installation of turbines and generators

6. Installation of transformers

7. Installation of power controlling systems

8. Laying of transmission linesReasons To Buy

  • Gain insight into the project.
  • Monitor the latest project developments.
  • Identify key project contacts.


1.Key Statistics
2.Key Dates
3.Sector
4.Operating metrics
5.Tender Information
6.Scope
7.Description
8.Latest update
9.Background
10.Key Contacts
11.General News, Project News
12.Appendix

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