NTPC Limited has floated three tenders to procure a total of 4.53 mt of imported coal mainly for blending with the domestic dry fuel in thermal plants
The company has invited bids for procurement of 1.43 mt of imported coal on freight on-road(FOR) power station basis for NTPC plants at Vindhyachal, Rihand, Singrauli, Khargone, Dadri, Tanda and Unchahar. The bids are also invited for the procurement of 1.60 mt of imported coal on a power station basis for NTPC plants at Talcher Kaniha, Farakka, Kahalgaon, Barh, Barauni, Bongaigaon, Simhadri and Ramagundam. Further, the bids are invited for the procurement of 1.50 mt of imported coal to supply the dry fuel at thermal plants located at Kudgi, Solapur, Sipat, Mouda, Gadarwara, Lara and Korba power plants.The successful bidder will supply the imported steam coal sourced from identified mines as declared by the firm to NTPC power stations. The bidder will also arrange vessels, stevedoring, handling, storage, port clearances, arranging railway rakes, loading, transportation and delivery at the power stations. All other activities, including clearing and forwarding of the consignments like customs clearance, coordination with ports, railways and any statutory authorities will also be part of the scope of work of the successful bidder.