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Macedonia–Bulgaria Power Transmission Project

Consultancy services for the construction of a 400kV overhead transmission line in Macedonia

Description of project: 

ÅF has provided consulting services for construction of a 400 kV overhead transmission line from Shtip (Macedonia) to the Macedonian-Bulgarian border, 73 km long, and from the border to Chervena Mogila (Bulgaria), 72 km long, and construction of the 400/110 kV substation Shtip with and the extension of the 400/110 kV substation at Dubrovo. The project was financed under a loan from Europaen Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).

ÅF's services:

Our services comprised project management, the whole tendering procedure, contract negotiations, construction supervision and commissioning, coordination with other works, safety measures and claim management.


  • Review of technical requirements of the Tender Documents
  • Bid evaluation, contract negotiations
  • Development of Project Management Plan
  • Preparation of Project Monitoring Program and project procedures
  • Development  and monitoring of the Financial plan and disbursement schedules
  • Preparation of all reports and documents required under the Loan Agreement, Power Delivery Agreement (PDA) and Construction Coordination Agreement (CCA)  
  • Review and evaluation of the results of site investigations and surveys
  • Review and evaluation of detailed design documents and calculations
  • Clarification of technical issues with regard to specifications
  • Approval of Contractor’s documents
  • Pre-shipment inspection and factory tests
  • Supervising the implementation of all construction and erection activities
  • Planning of system outages during rehabilitation work
  • Monitoring construction performance and commissioning tests
  • Budget and cost control, project accounting
  • Maintenance procedure
  • On-the-job training of owner’s personnel
  • Reporting, Documentation
  • Assistance in transfer of ownership of the assets to NEK for the Bulgarian part of the transmission line

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