Market Research Logo

GoPNG – Karamui Hydroelectric Power Plant 1800 MW – Chimbu Province - Project Profile

GoPNG – Karamui Hydroelectric Power Plant 1800 MW – Chimbu Province - Project Profile

Synopsis

"GoPNG – Karamui Hydroelectric Power Plant 1800 MW – Chimbu Province - 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.

The "GoPNG – Karamui Hydroelectric Power Plant 1800 MW – Chimbu Province - Project Profile" is part of Timetric's database of 82,000+ construction projects. Our database includes a 10+ year archive of completed projects, full coverage of all global projects with a value greater than $25 million and key contact details for project managers, owners, consultants, contractors and bidders.

Summary

The Government of Papua New Guinea (GoPNG) is planning to undertake the construction of a hydroelectric power plant in Chimbu Province, Papua New Guinea.

The project involves the construction of a hydropower plant that generates approximately 1,800MW power.

It includes the construction of a dam, canals, a powerhouse, substations and related infrastructure, and the installation of turbines, generators and safety systems and the laying of transmission lines, and the upgrade and replacement of 42 bridges

The project is planned to be implemented under the Private Public Partnership program.

On April 29, 2015, Salini Impregilo S.p.A has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with GoPNG to jointly develop the project. Salini Impregilo will initially undertake the feasibility study and submit the report to the government. Subject to approvals, Salini will then proceed with the construction of the plant over a five-year period.

Kumul Consolidated Holdings has been appointed as study consultant and Green Point Resources as lead consultant.

In May 2016, feasibility studies are completed.

In March 2017, the project is facing delay due to the PPP Act which is currently under review.

Scope

The project involves the construction of a hydro power facility that generates approximately 1,800MW power in Chimbu Province, Papua New Guinea.

The US$2,200 million project includes the following:

1. Construction of a dam

2. Construction of a power house

3. Construction of substations

4. Installation of turbines

5. Installation of generators

6. Installation of safety systems

7. Laying of transmission lines

8. Construction of related infrastructure

Reasons 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

Download our eBook: How to Succeed Using Market Research

Learn how to effectively navigate the market research process to help guide your organization on the journey to success.

Download eBook

Share this report