Ducon Infratechnologies, an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company, announced that in a reverse auction conducted for Flue Gas Desulphurisation System (FGD) package for Muzaffarpur Thermal Power Station, Stage-II (two x 195 MW), Kanti, Bihar, by NTPC, where Ducon’s proven Wet Limestone FGD technology would be deployed, its partner EPC Organisation has emerged as the lowest (L1) bidder.
Ducon opted to bid this project in collaboration with an EPC partner in order to optimise its available resources on the maximum number of FGD packages.
The company would be supporting Ducon US and extensively involved in the execution of the project from concept to commissioning.
The anticipated value of the order for Ducon Infratechnologies is in the range of Rs 100-150 crore.
This is the second consecutive FGD project of NTPC for Ducon , the first being Barauni Thermal Power Project, Stage-II (two x 250 MW), Barauni, which was bid directly by Ducon Infratechnologies and emerged as L1 for an order in the range of Rs 500-600 crore.
The company has already bid several other FGD projects and expects to know their outcome in coming months. The company continues to be actively involved in bidding on both FGD and Material Handling System (MHS) projects.
In the case of FGD projects, the company is bidding directly as well as jointly with other EPC companies and remains hopeful to win some more of these projects as and when they are decided.