SMEC has been engaged by Sarawak Energy to conduct the feasibility study and tender design for an extension of Bakun Hydroelectric Power Plant, located in central Sarawak on the Balui tributary of the Rejang River, Malaysia.
The new power station will have a single 300 MW generator unit that will utilise the redundant 12 m-diameter diversion tunnels of the existing scheme as the new tailrace.
SMEC will review the pre-feasibility study and confirm the development option for the extension. Other services to be provided include a Hazard and Operability (HAZOP) study, concept study report, basis of design for civil, electrical and mechanical aspects, tender design report, tender specification and drawings, training of client personnel and generic specification for SCADA, communications, controls and protection.
The government of Rwanda’s National Strategy for Transformation aims to make Rwanda among the first countries in Africa to achieve universal electrification.Read More
SMEC has been appointed by TNB Power Generation Sdn Bhd (TPGSB) to carry out the repair and mitigation works of Kenyir Dam in Malaysia.Read More
IPSL Ghana Ltd has appointed SMEC to conduct preliminary investigations, to determine the feasibility of a 180 MW Hydroelectric Project along the Mano River, Sierra Leone.Read More
Madrid Footbridge Conference 2022 was held 7-9 September and is the continuation of a series that started in Paris in 2002, and then hosted by locations such as Porto, Venice, Wroclaw, London and Berlin.Read More