Patel Engineering Ltd. has awarded AFRY with the Detailed Design and Engineering Services for the construction of Suthaliya and Parbati Major Irrigation Projects in the District Rajgarh, Madya Pradesh Region, India.
The Suthaliya Irrigation Project comprises of 3 small dams and 4 barrages to cater 1,00,000 HA CCA. The Prabati Irrigation Project comprises of one existing Concrete dam and 2 minor dams with 95,000 HACCA. As Parbati is an existing dam, detailed design shall be carried out for Kariya Dam and Kadirabad Dam.
The first phase of the project, planned to begin June 2020, includes initial review of data and the preparation of a Project Inception report. The Detailed Design Engineering in phase 2 will provide detailed design of civil works, basic design of hydro-mechanical works, tender design of electro-mechanical works, review & approval of vendor design documents of electro mechanical & hydro mechanical equipment, including factory inspections.
The estimated time for completion is 30 months from start date, with support on design assistance for the total construction duration of 48 months.
The Government of India is committed to developing irrigation projects across different states of the country. “Parbathi & Suthaliya Major Irrigation cum development of Small Hydro Projects are one the prestigious assignments for AFRY in the region, and we are delighted by winning these two projects. This is an ideal reference for AFRY to expand in the irrigation sector and to create a large platform to associate with multiple EPC Contractors for various upcoming similar projects across the country, says Sai Seela, Managing Director, AFRY India.”
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Did you know? With the design of Irrigation Projects being similar in nature to those of Hydro Power Projects, AFRY India can provide all round support and successful delivery with its standalone expertise.
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