Under Construction Suki Kinari Hydropower Project-884MW
Surge Shaft: 234m deep double chamber Surge shaft which is being constructed to neutralize the hammering effect of water due to sudden shutdown of generating Units.
The excavation of 25m diameter upper chamber has been completed. Due to poor ground conditions, mechanical excavation and installation of heavy support system including lattice girders and rock anchors are being implemented.
Another Milestone registered at biggest CPEC Hydrel Project – Suki Kinari Hydropower Project
The final Concrete of Generating Unit has been completed 37 days ahead of the schedule. This landmark provides smooth transition to new phase of electromechanical installation.
MANSEHRA: The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Moazzam Jah Ansari Friday visited Suki Kinari Hydro Power Project near Naran in Mansehra District.
Commissioner Hazara Riaz Khan Babar Afridi, DPO Mansehra Asif Bahader and other high-ranking Police Officers accompanied the IGP.
The IGP met with army officers and Chinese officials at the project. The administration of the project briefed the IGP about the arrangements to protect the project and its staff from any terrorist attack.
The IGP lauded the role of China in economic growth and appreciated the contribution of Chinese engineers in the development of Pakistan.
He reiterated the Pakistani Government’s pledge to provide foolproof security to Chinese citizens living in Pakistan. On behalf of KP government, he assured that all possible measures would be taken to protect the Chinese citizens from all kind of threats.
The IGP also met with the Pak- Army officers stationed at Seki Kinari Project. The commanding officer briefed the IGP about the progress of the project and its security. The army officers also accompanied the IGP when he was visiting different points at the dam site to check the security of the project.
The IGP directed police officers to beef up the security of the Chinese officials. He urged them to remain in close contact with the Chinese to resolve their security related issues.
The IGP also directed to install of more CCTV cameras and to supervise all routes with the help of Drone cameras. The IGP asked DIG Special Branch to conduct the security audit of the place.
The Chinese officials appreciated the efforts of the Pak Army and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police to provide them a secure working environment.
More than 50 PC work on Suki Kinari Hydropower project complete,
July 31, 2021
In a press release, the Chairman CPEC Authority, Asim Saleem Bajwa has announced that 66 percent of construction and development work on Suki Kinari Hydropower project has been completed. The press release also added that the project has attracted USD 1.9 billion dollars’ worth of investment, and when completed, will add 884 MW of energy in the national grid. This project is being built on the run-of-the-river principle at River Kunhar in the Kaghan Valley.
ISLAMABAD, Jul 30 (APP): China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority Chairman Lt-Gen (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa on Friday said that work on Suki Kinari hydropower project was in full swing.
He said the Suki Kinari hydropower project will generate 884 MW of electricity, said a press release.
Asim said that $1.9 billion was being invested in the Suki Kanari hydropower project and 66 percent of work on the project had been completed.