New Bong Escape Hydropower Project

The 84 MW New Bong Escape Hydropower Project is located on the Upper Jhelum River 8 km downstream of the Mangla Dam. The project comprises 4 x 21 MW Bulb turbine generating units constructed adjacent to the existing New and Old Bong Escape gated facilities.

The Owner (Laraib Energy Limited) has appointed an Independent Engineer to assess compliance of the project with the provisions Power Purchase Agreement (PPA).

Scope of work

The Multiconsult UK team has provided the following services:

  • Overview and verification of construction progress;
  • Witness and certification of commissioning tests as required by the PPA and declaration of the scheme’s readiness for commercial operation; and
  • Acted as advisor to the Power Purchaser (WAPDA) as required