Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has floated a tender for a 5 MW solar park to be set up in Gujarat. According to the tender guidelines, the projects will be installed on a lump sum turnkey basis at ONGC’s plant at Hazira. The scope of work includes project management, pre-engineering surveys, detailed design and engineering, procurement, supply, storage, dismantling, modification of existing facilities, and hydro-testing. The interested bidders need to furnish Rs 3.6 million as the earnest money deposit. The last date for the submission of bids is February 11, 2020, while a pre-bid conference will be held on January 20, 2020.
In November 2019, ONGC floated a tender for the construction and installation of a 15 MW solar project at its Vagra site in Bharuch district of Gujarat. The scope of work included the design, procurement, supply, construction, installation, commissioning, and O&M of the proposed solar power project. The prospective bidders had to submit an amount of Rs 6.277 million as the earnest money deposit to participate in this tender. The contract period of this tender was 275 days, and the last date for the submission of bids was December 30, 2019.