P-EG-FAA-002

Project Details
ID: P-EG-FAA-002 Name: POWER PROJECT II (ADB) Status: Completed Country: Egypt
Sector: Power Approval date: 14-oct-1975 Task Manager: FIKRU Bizuneh, OINF3
Total cost: 12827000
Currency: UAC
Source(s) of financing
AfDB: 5000000
Cofinanced: 7827000
Implementing Agency: EGYPTIAN ELECTRICITY AUTHORITY

Objectives

The project consists of the procurement and installation of the following : a) Four transformer stations 66/11 KV in the Cities of Suez, Kantara and Fayed, equipped with two transformers each with a capacity of 10 MVA. b) One transmission line 66 KV from Ismailia east to Kantara east, with a length of 45 km. c) One transmission line 66 KV FROM IsmaiLia west to Fayed (40 km). d) One submarine cable from port said to port Fouad (10 km) e) One submarine cable from Ismailia west to Ismailia east (5 km).

Description

The project consists of the procurement and installation of the following : a) Four transformer stations 66/11 KV in the Cities of Suez, Kantara and Fayed, equipped with two transformers each with a capacity of 10 MVA. b) One transmission line 66 KV from Ismailia east to Kantara east, with a length of 45 km. c) One transmission line 66 KV FROM IsmaiLia west to Fayed (40 km). d) One submarine cable from port said to port Fouad (10 km) e) One submarine cable from Ismailia west to Ismailia east (5 km).

Benefits

The immediate technical problem facing the GEEC in the project areas is to get adequate generating capacity in the shortest possible time. This problem is solved by the financing of the Egyptian power project I, Gas turbines in port Said and Ismailia.

Rational

The immediate technical problem facing the GEEC in the project areas is to get adequate generating capacity in the shortest possible time. This problem is solved by the financing of the Egyptian power project I, Gas turbines in port Said and Ismailia.