Dasu Hydropower Project
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Dasu Hydropower Project

Location
7-km upstream of Dasu Town on Indus River, 74 km downstream of Diamer Bhasha Dam and 350 km from Islamabad.
Salient Features
  • Dam Height
242 m  
  • Dam Type
RCC Gravity Dam
  • Installed Capacity
4,320 MW (Stage-I: 2,160 MW)
  • Annual Energy
21,485 GWh                              
  • Objectives
To Generate Electricity

Execution by

WAPDA

Consultants

                                   

DHC JV, M/s Nippon Koei (Japan) Lead Firm

M/s Dolsar (Turkey) with local sub-consultants of M/s DMC,       M/s NDC & M/s PES

Contractors

M/s China Gezhouba Group Company (CGGC) for Main Works

Construction Period (PC-I) 5 years (Stage-I) with Generation of 2,160 MW (12,220 GWh)
Commencement Date (Stage-I) June 23, 2017
Completion Date (Stage-I) As per PC-I March 2020 / Expected February 2023
Financial Status (Rs. Million) Local Foreign Total
PC-I Stage-I Cost (Nov 2019) (due to revised Land Cost) 292,432.610 218,547.500

510,980.110

 

PSDP Allocation 2019-2020 50,181.485 4,500.000 54,681.486
Environmental Initiatives

            DASU HYDROPOWER PROJECT

Status:-

Contract Package Contractor / Name of Contract Progress / Status
MW-01 Construction of RCC Dam and Allied Hydraulic Structures. 2.70%
MW-02 Construction of Under Ground Powerhouse and Allied Hydraulic Structures. 3.20%
KKH-01 Construction of Right Bank Access Road.         19.20%
RAR-01 Construction of Right Bank Access Road.         24.30%
TL-01 Construction of 132 kV transmission line from Dubair to Dasu. 45.40%
LBRV-11 Resettlement Site 9.90%
LBRV-12 Resettlement Site 4.20%
PCI-01R Project Colony & Infrastructure 8.40%
Dasu-RV Resettlement Site 7.40%

STATUS OF CONTRACTS AWARDED/ NOT YET COMMENCED

RAR-02 Construction of Right Bank Access Road from Dam site to Uttergah KM 12+073 to 53+796.
  • Revenue Survey in progress.
  • Commencement letter will be issued on Award of land.
KKH-02 (Relocation of Karakoram Highway RD 25+200 to RD 62+213).                           
RBRV-11 Resettlement of Villages Dhaat, Melar, Barkai, Kuzkai
  • Commencement delayed due to inaccessibility to Resettlement Sites.

STATUS OF CONTRACTS UNDER AWARD

  Contract Latest Status
  Electro-Mechanical Works                    (Dasu-EM-01) M/s GE-PC JV
  • Mobilization advance paid.
  • Commencement letter will be issued soon.

STATUS OF LAND ACQUISITION

  • Total land required for Project                                          9,875 Acres
  • Land Acquired/ In-Possession                                          1,418 Acres
    • Physical Progress             3.25% 

 

Incharge of the Project
Mr. Anwar-ul-Haq
General Manager/Project Director Dasu HPP
Contact No. 0092-998-407007
 

In Pictures

Dasu Site View
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