Sambu Construction Co. / Andritz Hydro / Hyundai

SAMBU Construction Co. Limited were the EPC Contractor for the Project. Sambu was founded in 1948, has been one of the leading construction companies holding Republic of Korea’s Construction Business License No. 1, SAMBU has been involved in numerous works as the frontrunner in civil works. SAMBU has vast civil work experience of constructing Dams and Hydropower Projects, Ports and Harbors, Highways, Bridges, Tunnels, Subways and Railroads.

More than six decades have passed since the inception of SAMBU and 46 years since it obtained the construction contractor license – the first to be granted in Korea. Sambu is actively working on Pakistan for past 17 years and has completed number of road projects. Sambu is currently finishing the Lowari tunnel of some 8.5km connecting to Chitral and completed in extremely challenging and difficult conditions.

The E&M Supplier Andritz Hydro, one of the world’s leading TG manufacturers. VA Tech undertook “water to wire” supply/installation thereby cutting out multiple contracts and risk of interface and assuring design integrity, performance and efficient supply/installation.

With the acquisition of VA Tech Hydro by Andritz in June 2006, the hydropower business area of Andritz has become one of the world’s largest suppliers of hydro power equipment with a global presence. The Company is leader in the world market for hydraulic power generation having over 160 years of experience in turbine design and manufacturing with 35 production sites all over the world. Over the period, the Company has installed over 26,000 turbines (more than 245,000 MW) and produces complete range of turbine up to 700MW capacity.

Hyundai Engineering Co. Limited was the design consultant for EPC Contractor. Hyundai Engineering has accumulated numerous project experiences and technology in more that 50 countries in the world. Hyundai Engineering has become a global engineering company to serve its world-wide customers based on the reputation and respect it has gained over the past decades. The Company has core competences in various fields ranging from feasibility study to design, procuring, project management, commissioning and maintenance.