Chinese firm Sinohydro Corp Ltd said Thursday it has been contracted to design and build the 24-MW Lam Thakong wind power plant in Thailand’s northeastern province of Nakhon Ratchasima, also known as Khorat.
The company will work on the project under a contract with state-owned enterprise Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT). Managed by the Ministry of Energy, EGAT is responsible for the electric power generation and transmission, and bulk electric energy sales in the country.
The deal, sealed on September 6, covers the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for the wind farm. Sinohydro will be in charge of the supply, transportation, insurance, supervision, installation, testing, commissioning, maintenance and warranty for all civil engineering and power plant equipment.
Sinohydro is part of Chinese engineering and construction firm PowerChina (SHA:601669), also known as Power Construction Corp of China. The firm did not unveil the financial scope of the contract.