The contract for “The Supply and Construction of 33/11kV, 2 x 5MVA GIS Substation at Tshongdue, Paro” was awarded to M/s. Bhutan Engineering Power Co. Pvt. Limited, Thimphu (BEPCPL) at Nu. 63.142 million On March 23, 2017.
The contract period is 18 months. The project once complete, will meet the power requirement of Tsongdue town, Paro dzong and Ugyen Pelri Palace. The project will also improve the power reliability of Paro Dzongkhag by forming ring networks of 33kV and 11kV lines.
Fast Track Promotion
MD conferred khadar to the recipients of Fast Track Promotion. Though they were given the responsibilities and position as equal to the other General Managers, they were in Grade A2. Since their achievements and contributions as a General Manager were found excellent and considering the work load they were shouldering, they were promoted from grade A2 to A1. MD, Management and the gathering congratulated the recipients.
The Management gathered in the Board room, Corporate Head Office to welcome Mr. Kuenzang Tobgye, the new General Manager of Transmission Department. Mr. Kuenzang Tobgye has been working as a Superintending Engineer in Transmission Department. He has done Bachelors in Electrical Engineer from Punjab Engineering College, Chandigard, India and completed his Masters in Engineer (Electrical) from University of New Brunswick, Canada. Read more »
Contract Agreement for Supply & Construction of 400 kV Double Circuit (QUAD MOOSE ACSR) Transmission Line from Jigmeling substation to Indo-Bhutan Border has been signed between BPC and M/s. KEC International Ltd., India on November 17, 2016 at Nu. 224.214 million. The contract period is 12 months and the project should be contractually completed by November 16, 2017. The contractor has assured to complete the work within the best effort schedule of 10 months. The construction of the transmission line will be managed, monitored and supervised through Superintending Engineer Office in Jigmeling. Read more »
Dasho Sangay Khandu, Honorable Chairman of DHI graced the inauguration of Paro Illumination Project on 11th November 2016 coinciding with the Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo Jigme Singye Wangchuck. The illumination of Paro Rinpung Dzong is dedicated to the Fourth Druk Gyalpo Jigme Singye Wangchuck. Read more »