Location: The project is located at 7 km North of Dasu Town in Kohistan District of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province and 350 km North from Islamabad being the capital of Pakistan.The site is 74 km downstream of proposed Diamer Basha Dam Project site.
|Dam Type||RCC (Gravity)|
|Height of Dam||242 m|
|Gross Storage Capacity||1410 million m³|
|Live Storage Capacity||820 million m³|
|Power Generation as per PC-I||
Stage -1 = 2,160 MW – Annual Energy 12,222 (GWh)
Stage-2 = 2,160 MW – Annual Energy 9,263(GWh)
|Supervision Consultants||Dasu Hydropower Consultant (DHC) a Joint Venture of M/s Nippon Koei (Japan) Lead Firm & M/s Dolsar (Turkey) with local Sub-Consultants M/s DMC, M/s NDC & M/s PES|
|Contractor (Main Works)||M/s China Gezhouba Group Co. Ltd.|
1.World Bank(Main Donor) (Loan is effective & operation)
2.Local Commercial Banks (Consoritum of 07 Banks led by M/s HBL) (Loan is effective & operation)
3.M/s Credit Suisse Bank (Loan is effective & operation)
|Commencement Date||Main Civil Works(Dam & Powerhouse) commenced w.e.f June 23, 2017|
|Completion Date||February, 2023|
|Financial Status||Local (Rs. Million)||FEC (Rs. Million)||Total (Rs. Million)|
|Original PC-I Cost||267,545.700||218,547.500||486,093.200|
|PSDP Allocation Fy (2017-2018)||50,275.00||3,500.000||53,755.000|
WAPDA has awarded 5 Nos. Contracts related to Relocation of KKH, Access Roads and 132 Transmission Line. Contractors for 03 Contracts (KKH-01, RAR-01 & TL-01) are mobilized at Project Site and carrying out construction activities. Contracts of KKH-02 & RAR-02 signed and commencement will be issued soon.
Bids of Project Colony & Dasu-RV Contracts opened on November 22, 2017. Evaluation of Bids by Consultants is in progress.
3 Nos. Contracts of Resettlement Sites have been awarded & signed with Chinese firms. Contractors will mobilize at Project site soon after finalization of Resettlement sites by affectees.
Main Civil Works
Main Civil Works Contracts awarded to M/s CGGC, China. Contract Agreement with M/s CGGC, China signed on March 08, 2017. Contractor has commenced their services and mobilized at Site w.e.f June 23, 2017. Construction activities on Access Roads to Diversion Tunnel Inlet (CR1 & CR2) and on Adit are in progress. Electro-Mechanical Works Pre-Qualification process has been completed. Bidding Documents issued to Prequalified Applicants on August 9, 2017. Bid submission & opening date extended upto January 10, 2018.
Land Acquisition is in progress. Out of 2029 acre priority areas land required for preparatory & main civil works, about 634 acre of land has been acquired to-date. Remaining land will be acquired by February 2018. An amount of Rs. 1,571.566 Million disbursed to Project affectees to-date.
Incharge of the Project:
Mr Javed Akhtar
General Manager / PD (Dasu HPP)
Head office: Office of GM/PD Dasu HPP, ACO Colony, near KKH, Dasu, District Kohistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Camp Office Lahore: O/o GM/PD Dasu HPP, 5th Floor, AL-Malik Plaza, Davis Road, Lahore