"Valued at Rs 125 crore, the order for setting up of hydro generating sets and associated electro-mechanical works for the 120 MW Vyasi project has been placed on Bhel by Uttarakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd," Bhel said in a statement.

The Vyasi power project, which is located in Dehradun district, is a run-of-the-river scheme on the Yamuna.

Bhel said the contract envisages design, manufacture, supply, installation and commissioning of hydro generating sets and associated electro mechanical works.

While the hydro generating sets will be supplied by Bhel’s Bhopal unit, the transformers and Control & Monitoring system will be supplied by the Jhansi unit and Electronics Division, Bangalore respectively.

The erection and commissioning of the equipment shall be carried out by Bhel’s Power Sector - Northern Region (PS-NR).

Bhel has enhanced its manufacturing capacity to 20,000 MW per annum.

The company scrip was trading at Rs 198.65, down 0.33 percent, on the BSE in the afternoon.

(Agencies)

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