Tarbela 5th Extension
 

Tarbela 5th Extension

Location
Tarbela Dam (on Indus River), District Swabi, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Salient Features
Tunnel 5 (Already Constructed):       

 

  • Purpose
Irrigation
  • Type
Concrete/steel lined
  • Length
3,675 ft.
Proposed T5 Powerhouse:
  • Generation Capacity

1,410 MW

(Three units 470 MW each)

  • Annual Energy
1,810 GWh 

Execution by

WAPDA

Project Benefits

  • Generation of Hydropower
    • Employment Generation during construction & O&M of the project
  • Development of Fisheries
  • Load shedding will be substantially reduced

Consultants

JV of Mott MacDonalds Ltd. UK, Coyne-et-Billier, France with MM Pakistan & ACE Pakistan as Sub-consultants

Commencement Date

-

Completion Date

4.5 Years

Financial Status (Rs. Million)

Local Foreign Total

Approved PC-I Cost 20.12.2016

46,373.610 35,988.000 82,361.610

Status:

  • Consultancy Contract has been signed with JV of Mott MacDonalds Ltd. UK, Coyne-et-Billier, France with MM Pakistan & ACE Pakistan as Sub-consultants
  • The Contract agreement for geotechnical investigations has been signed on 15.04.2019 with          M/s Sarwar & Company, Islamabad. The Contractor has mobilized at site on 22.04.2019.
  • The drilling of bore holes in Dal Darra channel has been completed whereas drilling of bore holes at Power House and Intake area is in progress.
  • Contract for procurement of pyranometers for measurement of solar radiations has been awarded on 06.09.2019.
  • The work on preparation of physical model for T5 HPP has been started at Nandipur Hydraulic Research Centre and shall be completed by January, 2020.
  • World Bank issued NOL for Prequalification Documents for Civil and E&M works on 25.10.2019. After obtaining NOL from World Bank, Notice for Invitation of Prequalification applications has been issued on 12.11.2019 with date of submission of applications as 07.01.2020.

Environmental Initiatives

TARBELA 5TH EXTENSION HYDROPOWER PROJECT

Incharge of the Project
Mr. Abdul Rasheed
Chief Engineer /PD (Tarbela 5th Ext. HPP)
Contact No. 0092-995-350004
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