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Rasuwagadhi Hydroelectric Project

Our Role

SMEC has been engaged as Owner’s Engineer on the project. SMEC’s services included:

  • Reviewing the detailed project report
  • Assisting the client with the evaluation of technical and commercial proposals
  • Preparing bidding documents for both contract packages (lot 1 and lot 2)

Project Overview

Rasuwagadhi Hydroelectric Project (RGHEP) is a 111 MW Run of River hydroelectric scheme located in Rasuwa District, approximately 150 km north of Kathmandu.

The project consists of a diversion weir, underground desander chambers, a 4 km long headrace tunnel, an underground powerhouse complex, 3 vertical axis francis turbines and 132kV double circuit transmission line.

The project is being implemented under two contract packages: Package I: Civil and hydromechanical works and Package II: Electro-Mechanical.

Technical Area:
Rasuwagadhi Hydropower Co. Ltd

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