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Kalpataru Power Successfully Commissions Kohima-Mariani Power Transmission Project

Kohima-Mariani Transmission (KMTL) is a joint venture between KPTL and Techno Electric & Engineering Company (TEECL) with KPTL holding 74% of equity.

November 17, 2020

Transmission line

Kalpataru Power Transmission (KPTL) has fully commissioned Kohima-Mariani power transmission project. KMTL was set-up to implement a transmission system under North Eastern Region Strengthening Scheme (NERSS-VI) on Build Own Operate and Maintain (BOOM) basis. Earlier in July 2020, KMTL had commissioned Element-1 (Substation) and Element-3 (New Kohima – New Mariani Line).

KMTL has now successfully commissioned Element-2 (Imphal-New Kohima Line) of the project. With this, the project stands completed, KPTL said in a statement after market hours on Friday, 13 November 2020.

The project was won under a competitive bidding process conducted by PFC Consulting (PFCCL). The scope of work involved designing, financing, constructing, commissioning and operating of 254 kms of 400 KV transmission line. The transmission line passes through three states i.e. Manipur, Nagaland and Assam.

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