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Chameliya  Hydropower, 30 MW

Name of Project Chameliya  Hydroelectric  Project, 30 MW
Jointly funded by Government of Nepal and Republic of Korea through Economic Development Corporation Fund
Project Location Balanch, Darchula District, Mahakali Zone
Employer Nepal Electricity Authority, Generation Department
Contract No. CHP-EMW-065/66
Scope of Works Design, Manufacture, Supply, Installation, Testing and Commissioning all complete of
Lot 1 Electro-Mechanical Works (Generating Equipment and Switchyard facilities)
Lot 2 Hydro-Mechanical Works (Hydraulic Gates, Stop Logs, Hoists, Trashrack and Steel penstocks)
Lot 3 Chameliya-Attariya 132kV Transmission Line & 132kV Line-bay Extension in Attariya Substation
Contract Value (NHE Portion) - (Approx.) NPR 151,500,000 + NPR11,715,000 + USD160,400  + Subcontract works for manufacturing of penstock pipe, gates NPR 76,462,000and  Equipment supply for Attariya Substation NPR 5,067,000+USD 548,400  
Date of Contract Award 30.04.2009
Scheduled Completion Date 30.12.2011
1st time Extension 31.08.2013
2nd time Extension 14.03.2015
3rd time Extension 27.03.2016
Project Execution NHE in Consortium with Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Corporation, Hwachon Plant Construction and SEAN Inc, Korea
Consultant SAMAN Engineers, Korea
Power House Section Drawing
Project Team at the Site during Pressure Testing of Spiral Casing
Complete view of Intake Trash Racks, Intake Gates,  Stop-log Monorail Hoist Post and Radial Gate at Head Works
Installation of Intake Gate body and Hoists
View from Downstream: Installation of Radial Gates
View from Upstream: Installation of Radial Gates
Arrival of High Tensile Steel Plates for Penstock Pipes of 355 Mpa
Manufacturing of Penstock Pipes at Balanch Site, 3,500 mm dia
Quality Inspection of Penstock Pipes by SAMAN Engineers
Bifurcation ready at Works Yard in Butwal for delivery to the Site
Installed 65/10 ton EoT Cane in Power House
Installation of Hydraulic oil equipment of Governor
Assembly and Installation of 1 of 2 Units of 15 MW Vertical Francis Turbine Stay Ring and Spiral Casing
Assembly and Installation of 1 of 2 Units of 15 MW Vertical Francis Turbine Stay Ring and Spiral Casing
Installation of Draft tube
132 kV Switchyard at Balanch, Chameliya
Office and Residence Building at Site
Consortium KHNP Meeting at Site  (Mr Deepak Chand, NHE Asst. PM and Mr Choi Dong He, KHNP PM)