March 2016 :
Tapovan Vishnugad Hydro Electric Power Project
HCC has been awarded Rs 635 crore contract by NTPC to construct Head Race Tunnel (balance works) for Tapovan Vishnugad Hydro-electric Power Project on the River Dhauliganga in Chamoli District, State of Uttarakhand, India. The project is to be completed in 34 months.
||National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC)
||Rs. 635 crore
|Scope of work
||Salvaging of Double Shield TBM stuck in the earlier operation by other contractor, refurbishing and putting it in operation to construct 2.84 km long HRT, installation of segmental lining and construction of 1.66 km long tunnel using Drill & Blast method and concrete lining.