GE Hydro France and Mekong Investment Holdings JSC. sign purchase agreement on electro-mechanical equipment.

MIH

Dec 21, 2021

Mekong Investment Holding JSC. (MIH) has entered into an agreement with GE Hydro France on Electro-mechanical Equipment and Technical Services for the Nam Mo 2 Hydropower Plant. The Signing Ceremony took place on 22th December 2021 in Hanoi (Vietnam).

Under this agreement, GE Hydro France will provide full services, including engineering, manufacturing, supplying, testing & commissioning electro-mechanical equipment for the Nam Mo 2 Hydropower Plant (HPP).

“MIH is very enthusiastic about this new agreement” said Thanh T. Tran, CEO of MIH “as Nam Mo 2 HPP is one of our key projects, we want to make sure that the equipment and services provided are of the highest quality. After careful consideration, we are pleased to entrust the work to GE Hydro, a globally leading supplier of electro-mechanical equipment and services for hydropower plants with cutting-edge technology and solutions. We hope this new and comprehensive agreement will create a successful long-term relationship between MIH and GE in the future”

Located in Xiangkhouang province (Laos), Nam Mo 2 HPP consists of two units with a total capacity of 120 MW (2x60 MW) and a total investment of over 240 million USD. Once completed, it would greatly alleviate the local electricity shortage and accelerate Laos and Vietnam’s social and economic development.

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