EEP Signed Agreement With Powers China for Hydraulic Steel Structure of GERD
Ethiopian Electric Power has signed 125.6 million dollar agreement with Power China for the construction of Hydraulic Steel Structure, according to a report from Fana broadcasting corporate.
The agreement is signed between t Abraham Belay, CEO of EEP and Tiyan Taju, CEO of Power China company.
The contract agreement includes the water pipe, control gate, and the design, supply, installation, and test of 11 water Turbines.
The agreement will contribute a lot to current movement to complete the dam project which is a flag project for Ethiopians, said Abraham during the signing ceremony.
Follow up and support will be given continuously for the contractor to help complete the construction with maximum quality and in a planned time.
General Manager of Tiyan Jun, for his part, said that his company would contribute its share to supporting mega projects under Ethiopian government.
He also promised that the construction works will complete in the scheduled time up to June June 2020.
Similarly, the government had signed an agreement with GE Hydro France, a unit of GE Renewables, to accelerate the completion of the dam, and
According to water and energy minister, the construction of the dam will be completed in 2020 and will start initial operations in December 2020.