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Request for proposal - life extension program of hydroelectic stations | Malaysia

July 8, 2019

The Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) in Kuala Lumpur and Perth has received an opportunity regarding a Request for Proposal (RFP) for Engineering Consultancy Services for DAM Safety Enhancement of Sungai Perak Hydroelectric Stations.


The current Service Level Agreement (SLA) of Sungai Perak (Perak River) Hydroelectric Stations will soon expire in August 2022. Thus, the Malaysian National Utilities Company intends to implement the Life Extension Program, in order to extend the life span of the hydroelectric stations for a minimum of 30 years after expiry of the current SLA.

Austrade is checking to see if there are eligible Australian engineering services companies which wish to participate in the international competitive bidding in Malaysia.

Terms & conditions

The prospective consultants may be of single or JV entity. Foreign consulting firms must form a consortium or JV with a capable local consulting firm.  The firm shall have proven capabilities and relevant experience in the rehabilitation of hydroelectric plant of comparable size, complexity and technical specialty and have successfully completed implementation of at least three major hydroelectric projects in the last 20 years.

It should be noted that the foreign company cannot participate in more than one (1) proposal.

Submission date: Thursday 1 August 2019

Cost of document (T3000819): RM3000 (current exchange rate is AUD$1.00 = RM2.90)

If this export opportunity is of interest, you will need to note the following:

Coordinating Austraders
Terms & Conditions

Austrade's terms and conditions can be reat on Austrade's website.