SJVN to build 70 m Mori Steel Truss bridge


Shimla : Nand Lal Sharma, Chief SJVN today inaugurated a Double Lane Steel Truss Bridge at Mori, Uttarakhand during his visit to 60 MW Naitwar Mori Hydro Electric Project.

“This 70-meter-long, 6-meter wide bridge being constructed on river Tons at an approximate cost of Rs 3 crores.It will facilitate better connectivity between villages Bainol, Naitwar and Mori and will also support the activities of Naitwar Mori Hydro Electric Project.” Sharma said.
During the visit to Naitwar Mori Project site, Sharma inaugurated commencement of concreting works of Power Intake Structure and Generator Assembly works for Boxing up works of Unit-II. The Boxing up works of Unit-I are already in progress.

He also inaugurated the commencement of Erection Works of 37 km long 220 KV Transmission Line having total 111 Towers. SJVN is constructing the Transmission Line for power evacuation from Naitwar Mori HEP from Bainol to Snail.

 “We are committed to commission the Project in the current Financial Year. This will be an important milestone in our capacity addition journey and help us in achieving our Vision of 5000 MW installed capacity by 2023, 25000 MW by 2030 and 50000 MW by 2040,” he added.

Currently, SJVN has a portfolio of more than 16900 MW and is executing multiple Projects in Hydro, Thermal and Solar in India, Nepal and Bhutan. The company has also diversified into Power Transmission and Power Trading.