Contractor to be finalised by March
Krishnapatnam Power Corporation, an SPV floated by Navyuga Group, will finalise the turnkey-EPC contractor for stage I (2x660 mw) coal-based power project at Krishnapatnam in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh by March 2009. The company is in the process of receiving clearances from the state government.
The selected contractor’s scope of work will include building steam- and turbine-generator islands complete with mechanical and electrical balance of plant.
Unit-I of the power plant will be commissioned in 39 months while unit-II will be commissioned in 45 months time from the date of notice to proceed.
[January 26-February 1, 2009]