Karot Power Company Limited Kahuta Rawalpindi – China Three Gorges South Asia – 720 MW Hydropower Project

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Karot Power Company Limited Kahuta Rawalpindi – China Three Gorges South Asia – 720 MW Hydropower Project

About the Project:

The Karot Hydropower Project is an under-construction run-of-river concrete-core rockfill gravity dam in Pakistan, with a planned installed capacity of 720 MW. It is the first investment project of the Silk Road Fund and is part of the much larger China–Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

KAROT POWER COMPANY(PRIVATE) LIMITED
PRE-QUALIFICATION NOTICE
HIRING OF IMPLEMENTATION ORGANIZATION FOR BIODIVERSITY
“MANAGEMENT PLAN (BMP) OF 720MW KAROT HYDROPOWER PROJECT. TEHSIL KAHUTA, DISTRICT RAWALPINDI”
“The Karot Power Company Ltd. (KPCL), a subsidiary of China Three Gorges South Asia”
“Investment Limited (CSAIL), is undertaking the construction of the 720 megawatts (MW) Karot Hydropower Project on the Jhelum River. The Project is located about 12 km upstream of the maximum level of Mangla Reservoir, straddling the state of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) and the province of Punjab; falling in tehsil Kahuta, District Rawalpindi, Punjab and District Kotli, AJ&K .”

Project Location:

The Karot Hydropower Project is planned on Jhelum River near Karot Village some 1.7 kilometers upstream of Karot Bridge and 74 km upstream of Mangla Dam. The Project site is accessible through the road from Islamabad – Kahuta – Kotli Road approximately 29 kilometers from Kahuta village, and 65 kilometers from Islamabad.


“Consistent with the Biodiversity Management (Action) Plan Framework of CSAIL and International Finance Corporation (IFC) Performance Standard 6 being followed for the Project, preparation of a Biodiversity Management Plan (BMP) was recommended in the Environmental & Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) of the Project which has been developed and approved. The main objective of the BMP is to demonstrate ‘No Net Loss’ of biodiversity in natural habitats where feasible.”

Karot Power Company Limited Kahuta Rawalpindi – China Three Gorges South Asia – 720 MW Hydropower Project


“KPCL intends to hire services of the “”Implementation Organization”” to implement the Biodiversity Management Plan (BMP) of 720MW Karot Hydropower Project from a Registered Company or non-profit non-governmental organization or a joint venture of both, having capacity and experience of at least Five (OS) years in dealing with the protection of environment or environment-based resources or having experience of implementation of biodiversity conservation programs. The firm must be eligible to work in Pakistan/AJ&K with proper registration under the applicable laws and regulations.”
Only short-listed firms will be issued the complete set of Request for Proposal regarding submission ofTechnical and Financial Proposals. The last date for submission of Expression of Interest/Application is 11th September 2020.
Interested firms shall submit the following documents in the hard and soft form at the address given below:
“Company/Consortium Profile, clearly indicating Name, Address, Focal Person to contact, Legal Status, Years of experience in the beginning.”
Proof of minimum 05 Years of experience in dealing with the protection of environment or environment-based resources or having experience of implementation of biodiversity conservation programs.
List of relevant Technical/Professional Staff
Copy of Company/Consortium registration certificate(s) Copy of valid Income/Sales Tax registration with FBR List of similar work done in AJ&K/Punjab

Karot Power Company Limited Kahuta Rawalpindi – China Three Gorges South Asia – 720 MW Hydropower Project


Muhammad Mansoor Khan
Senior Manager Environment
Karot Power Company (Pvt) Ltd
“Site Camp Office, Karot Village, Tehsil Kahuta, District Rawalpindi Email:mansoor_khan@ctgsai l.com”
www.karotpower.com I Tel:051-6000088 I Fax:051-6000100

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