JAKARTA (rambuenergy.com) – State owned electricity company PT PLN on Friday (Nov 19) launched pre-qualification process for the construction of Sulsel Barru-2 (extension) and Kalselteng-2 coal fired steam power plants, which have capacity of 1×100 MW and 2×100 MW respectively.
The power plant projects are part of the 35,000 MW acceleration program launched by the government and meeting the increasing demand for electricity power supply from industry, businesses and households.
PLN intends to pre-qualify contractors for the design, execution and completion (including manufacture, delivery, testing before shipment, finishing, painting, packing for export, insuring, shipping, delivery to Indonesia, landing, customs clearing, transportation from the port to the site, site storing, civil and building work, erection, site testing, commissioning and remedying all defects of the coal fired steam power plants.
The Sulsel Barru-2 project is located at Labungnge, Lmapoko village, Balusu District, Barru Regency in South Sulawesi province.
The Kalselteng-2 power plant is located at Asam-Asam CFSPP complex area, Asam-asam village, Jorong District, tanah Laut Regency, South Kalimantan province.
The proposed project will be financed by corporate loan to PLN or the minimum amount of 70 percent (excluding VAT) of the contract price and the remaining will be financed by PLN’s own budget. At least 50 percent of the loan portion shall be covered under Export Credit Agency and the remaining loan portion shall be covered by the lenders or any other sources without government guarantee and no collateral.
PLN said those firms and voluntary formed consortia, joint-ventures, joint operations companies from Indonesia and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) country members which has diplomatic relation with Indonesia are eligible to take part in the bid.
Eligible applicants are required to register and collect the Prequalification document for one project or both projects from Nov. 23 to Jan. 19, 2016.
Pre-qualification documents are available at: PT PLN, c/o Procurement Officer for CFPP Sulsel Barru-2 1×100 MW and CFPP Kalselteng-2 2×100 MW, 15th floor, Main building, Jalan Trunojoyo, Block M 1/135, Kebayoran Baru, South Jakarta. Phone : 021-725 1234.
PLN, however, is yet to disclose the investment or costs to develop the two projects. (*)