Bhopal Municipal Corporation has announced that it has launched a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the Municipal Waste to Energy Plant and Transportation System in Bhopal, India.
Bhopal is the capital of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh and the administrative headquarters of Bhopal district and Bhopal division. According to the 2011 census, the population of the Bhopal city is 1,795,648.
The project will be developed through a public and private partnership on a design, build, finance, operate, maintenance and transfer (DBFOMT) basis. The project cost is estimated at Rs350 crore (US$57.3 million). The new plant will have a capacity of 8 MW.The contract also includes the scientific closure of an existing dump site and the development of a new sanitary land fill site.
The candidates shall have a minimum net worth of Rs850 million (US$14 million) at the close of the preceding financial year. Interested parties must submit their bids on or before 6 May 2014.
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