Litlebo is to be built on the Langedalen about four kilometers from Hellesylt in the municipality of Stranda. It is to have annual generation of 23 gigawatt-hours.
Tryggestad Kraft seeks three Francis turbines, one for flows of 3 cubic meters per second and a head of 63 meters, one for flows of 5.5 cms and a head of 83 meters, and one for flows of 2.4 cms and a head of 83 meters. Other equipment to be supplied includes a transformer, controls, and switchgear. The contract is to run from May 2009 through October 2010.
Solicitation documents may be obtained from consultant Norconsult at the address below. Applications for pre-qualification, in English, Swedish, or Norwegian, are due to the address below by noon March 9. Tryggestad Kraft plans to send invitations to bid March 13 to between three and five pre-qualified firms.
Firms may register their interest and obtain additional information at the Doffin Internet site at www.doffin.no/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=156065. For information, contact Norconsult AS, Firdaveien 6, Attn.: Birger Fugle, N-6800 Forde, Norway; (47) 57829444; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Internet: www.norconsult.no.