Rivers State Government Integrated Power Project


River State Government (RVSG) of Nigeria are engaged in the development of an integrated power project in Rivers State, Nigeria consisting of gas-fired electric generating, transmission and distribution facilities.

Generation facilities shall be from 4 Power Stations Omoku (150MW), Trans Amadi I (36MW), Trans Amadi (100MW) and Eleme (75MW).

Transmission shall be from a new 132kV DC Transmission Line, stepping down to 33kV for onward distribution in 11kV and 0.415kV distribution lines.

APTEC - Service

Consultant is to perform, as an independent Consultant providing certain services inclusive of:

  • Preparation of estimates
  • Tender evaluation
  • Preparation of Request for Proposal (RfP)
  • Contract preparation and negotiations
  • Studies, budgets, plans, schedules, reports, calculations, design
  • Site installation/construction supervision, factory acceptance test witnessing and commissioning,
Key Data
ClientRivers State Government
Execution Period2007-2009
LocationSouthern Nigeria
Expression of InterestJanuary 2007
ContractMarch 2007


  1. A 207km double circuit power transmission line from Ndoni to Bori. Specially commissioned 35m steel lattice towers at an average of 3 pylons/km will have the capacity to carry 500-700MW at 40oC ambient temperature.
  2. The 132kV double circuit transmission network will traverse the whole of Rivers State, Nigeria and radiate a 33kV network on 8m concrete posts. There will be 8 132/33kV step transformers in substations.