Dominican Republic seeks dam design and construction of 2-MW La Dos Bocas hydro project

Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic hydro generator Empresa de Generacion Hidroelectrica Dominicana (Egehid) seeks bids for dam design and construction of the 2-MW La Dos Bocas hydroelectric project. A site visit is scheduled June 28 with bids due July 24.

The state owned utility brought the 60-MW Aguacate hydroelectric plant online in December after an extensive five-year refurbishment. Egehid is performing similar work on the 98-MW Jiguey hydro project.

Egehid also has an expansion program for development of new hydropower projects.

In the current solicitation, the utility seeks bids for design, execution, and construction of the La Dos Bocas multi-purpose dam and hydroelectric project at Vallejuelo in San Juan de Maguana Province. In addition to installed capacity of 1 to 2 MW, La Dos Bocas is to provide water for irrigation and consumption.

Tender documents, in Spanish, may be obtained from the Egehid Internet site under http://www.hidroelectrica.gob.do/Institucional/Licitaciones/LPN-EGEHID-009-2013%20Licitacion%20Presa%20y%20C.H.Las%20Dos%20Bocas.pdf. A site visit is scheduled June 28.

Bids are due by 10 a.m. July 24. For information, contact Sub-Direccion Administrativa de Egehid, Nicolas Bocio, Empresa de Generacion Hidroelectrica Dominicana, Av. Romulo Betancourt, No. 303, Bella Vista, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; (1) 809-5335555, extensions 2180, 2181, 2182; E-mail: nbocio@hidroelectrica.gob.do; Internet: www.hidroelectrica.gob.do.

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