Inter RAO – Export LLC and Energoimport sign contract for design works under the construction project of four 200 MW power units
Inter RAO – Export LLC and Energoimport (a part of the national Cuban energy company Union Electrica) have signed a contract for design works under the performance of the contract for construction of four 200 MW power units, where one is based at Maximo Gomez TPP and three at West Havana TPP.
The scope of works under the contract includes survey, basic, conceptual and detailed design of the thermal units as well as As-Built drawings and supervision. As result of tendering procedures and approval by the Cuban customer the designated subcontractor is CJSC Firma “Tepengineering”.
The contract between Inter RAO – Export LLC and Energoimport entered into force in May, 2016 and is being performed within the framework of an intergovernmental agreement. The indicative contract price is 1.2 billion euro where 90% is financed through a Russian intergovernmental export credit facility. As accorded, the base contract has a framework legal nature and is performed through scheduled supplemental agreements, where each one is subject to similar approvals by both Russian and Cuban authorized ministries and agencies. That said, Inter RAO – Export LLC and Energoimport jointly decide on technical matters and suppliers selection.