Uganda seeks geotechnical consultants for 4.36-MW Nyagak 3 mini hydro project

Uganda Electricity Generation Co. Ltd. (UEGCL) invites expressions of interest from consultants to perform geological and topological studies for the proposed 4.36-MW Nyagak 3 mini-hydropower project in Uganda. Responses are due February 7.

UEGCL proposes to build Nyagak 3 in Paidha on the Nyagak River downstream from the 3.5-MW Nyagak hydro project (also called the Paidha project).

With funding from Germany's development bank, Kreditanstalt fur Wiederaufbau (KfW), Lahmeyer International completed a feasibility study of Nyagak 3 in 2010. The project is expected to cost 14 million euros (US$18.7 million).

On behalf of UEGCL, the World Bank's International Finance Corp. Advisory Services in Public Private Partnerships (C3P) will receive expressions of interest and qualifications from consultants. A short-list of firms will be invited to submit proposals.

Expressions of interest are due February 7, in English, electronically via the World Bank's eConsultant2 Internet site, A solicitation notice is available on the website under Business Opportunities, Selection No. 1095675.

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now


The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...

Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...

Latest PennEnergy Jobs

PennEnergy Oil & Gas Jobs