Web Exclusive | January 2013
GMDC ties-up with S Korean firm for plant maintenance
Gujarat Mineral Development Corporation (GMDC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with South Korea's KEPCO Plant Services and Engineering Company for long-term operation and maintenance of GMDC's Akrimota Thermal Power Station. The MoU is to the tune of Rs 500 crore for long-term operation and maintenance contract for 250-megawatt Akrimota Thermal Power Station, a government official said.
Overall eight MoUs were signed during the International Conference on mining, minerals and metals, held at Mahatma Mandir, Gandhinagar on January 8. A GMDC official said that the Corporation has received 25 investment intentions worth Rs 5,000 crore, which includes projects such as long-term maintenance and long-term supply contracts.
So far 30 MoU requests have been received, of which five MoUs are for skill development and knowledge sharing, said the company officials.