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Niger seeks to develop Kandadji hydroelectric plant

The High Commission for the Development of the Niger Valley intends to pre-qualify bidders for the procurement of the equipment for the Kandadji hydroelectric plant.

The services include manufacturing, transport, assembly, testing, commissioning and training of personnel operating equipment for the Kandadji hydroelectric plant on the Niger River in one indivisible lot.

The equipment includes:

  • Four Kaplan turbines with a rated output of 32.5MW and a rotational speed of 107.1 rpm;
  • Four alternators with a rated power of 40MVA and a 10.3kV output voltage;
  • An auxiliary hydroelectric group with a power of 400kW and an output voltage of 0.4kV;
  • All electrical and mechanical auxiliary equipment, five transformers with a nominal voltage of 10.3kV / 132kV and a unit power of 43MVA, and a 132kV high voltage substation.

Tender information for Kandadji hydroelectric plant

To be pre-qualified, bidders must meet all the qualification criteria specified in the pre-qualification document.

Pre-qualification will be conducted in accordance with the procedures specified in the IBRD Loan and World Bank IDA Procurement Guidelines, January 2011.

Interested bidders can obtain further information and consult the pre-qualification document from the High Commission for the Development of the Niger Valley from 9:30am Monday to Thursday at 17:00pm and on Friday from 9:30am to 12:30pm.

Interested bidders may purchase a complete set of the pre-qualification document in French by submitting a written request to the address indicated below.

Such request shall be accompanied by proof of payment of a non-refundable amount of €230 ($264) in respect of the prequalification document and an amount of €76,50 ($87) to cover shipping costs.

The method of payment will be in cash or by certified check to HCAVN Accounting.

The document will be sent by airmail and by registered mail, and the client will not be held liable for any delays or losses incurred in its routing.


Pre-qualification documents must be delivered in a sealed envelope marked “Prequalification Application for Supply and Installation of Equipment of the Hydroelectric Plant of the Kandadji Dam for the” Kandadji “Programme of Ecosystem Regeneration and Development of the Niger Valley (P_KRESMIN), on 01 August 2017 at 10:00am local time (GMT + 1).

Address: High Commission for the Development of the Niger Valley (HCAVN) General Secretariat Riyadh District,

Extension Foulan Koira on Route Niamey Nyala,

BP 206 – Niamey (NIGER)

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Babalwa Bungane
Babalwa Bungane is the content producer for ESI Africa - Clarion Events Africa. Babalwa has been writing for the publication for over five years. She also contributes to sister publications; Smart Energy International and Power Engineering International. Babalwa is a social media enthusiast.