Nam Ngum 2 Hydroelectric Power Project

Client : CH. Karnchang Public Company Limited / SouthEast Asia Energy Limited / Nam Ngum 2 Power Company Limited

Consultants : TEAM Consulting Engineering and Management Co., Ltd. /  ATT Consultants Co., Ltd.

Nam Ngum 2 Hydroelectric Power Project is located at Baan Huay Bor, Vientiane. The project was constructed, managed, and supported by a group of Thai investors focused on GMS market. The concrete-faced rock-fill dam (CRFD) has a reservoir with a capacity of 6,774 million cubic metres, and a power house installed with a 615 MW capacity.

GWh of electricity will be installed. The electricity will be exported to Thailand via the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand, thus boosting the economy of Lao PDR. Aside from detailed engineering design and construction supervision, the owner has planned a stringent and fair resettlement action plan to minimize adverse impacts to the local people. The consultants were assigned with the tasks of detailed design, construction supervision, preparing application for license from the Lao Government, resettlement plan and implementation, as well as environmental management, and job training and development for the new communities.